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Eligibility Guidelines & Forms

Eligibility Guidelines & Forms

Forms to Be Completed

The forms below are necessary for acceptance into the Educational Opportunity Program. 

Eligibility Guidelines

The Educational Opportunity 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 2021-2022

Household Size Income
1 $23,606
2 $31,894
3 $40,182
4 $48,470
5 $56,758
6 $65,046
7 $73,334
8 $81,622
  • For families/households with more than 8 persons, add $8,288 for each additional person.

Income Guidelines - Do Not Apply If:

  • The student's family is 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 Family Day Care payments through the New York State Office of Children and Family Assistance;
  • The student is in foster care as established by the court;
  • 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.

EOP Interview Form