Eligibility Guidelines & Forms

Eligibility Guidelines & Forms

Forms to be Completed

Eligibility Guidelines

The EOP program is funded through the New York State Educational Opportunity Program. The guidelines are:

  • Eligible first-time, transfer, or readmit/re-entry full-time students accepted to SUNY Delhi.
  • Resident of New York State for 12 months prior to enrollment at SUNY Delhi.
  • Consideration given to students from historically disadvantaged backgrounds.

Please note: Space is limited and EOP seats are filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

Academic Eligibility

  • The EOP Staff will review your scholastic record to determine if you meet our academic criteria.

Financial Eligibility

SUNY Educational Opportunity Program


Household Size Income
1 $21,775
2 $29,471
3 $37,167
4 $44,863
5 $52,559
6 $60,255
7 $67,951
8 $75,647
Add $7,696 for each additional household/family member in excess of eight  


Exceptions to Income Guidelines

  • The student's family is not the recipient of family assistance or safety net payments through the New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance or through a county Department of Social Services or of Family Day Care payments through the New York State Office of Children and Family Assistance or a county Department of Social Services.
  • The student lives with foster parents who do not provide support for college and the student's natural parents provide no such support.
  • The student is a ward of the state or county.


  • Students determined both academically and financially eligible will also have to complete an interview with a staff member from the Educational Opportunity Program.