Internationally recognized sculptor Coral Penelope Lambert of Alfred University will demonstrate her art, the age-old sculpting and manufacturing technique using molten iron. Free; including parking. 312-2111.
Location: Lot R13, off Iroquois Trail between Oneida Hall and The Village
Thursday, Oct 15, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Great Lakes Atmospheric Science Symposium
SUNY Oswego's student Meteorology Club hosts a one-day conference to display the latest research that has unfolded in the meteorological world within the past year. Students, professors, National Weather Service employees, news channel meteorologists, etc. attend. The keynote speaker is Karen Kosiba, atmospheric scientist at the Center for Severe Weather for Research in Colorado. $25 (free for prospective students interested in a meteorology major), not including meals; lunch is $10; dinner is $20. 312-3065. http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/campusupdate/story/atmospheric_symposium
Location: Shimeman Science Center
Saturday, Oct 17, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Men's Soccer vs. Geneseo
Location: Oswego, NY, Laker Turf Stadium
Friday, Oct 16, 3 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Men's Soccer vs. Brockport
Location: Oswego, NY, Laker Turf Stadium
Saturday, Oct 17, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Alumni & Friends Event with President Stanley
Save the date. http://alumni.oswego.edu/events
Location: New York, NY, USA
Tuesday, Oct 13, 10:31 a.m. - 10:31 a.m.
GOLD Third Thursdays
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Location: Various Cities
Thursday, Oct 15, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
The purpose of the Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) is to fulfill New York State's commitment to provide access to higher education for economically disadvantaged students who possess the potential to succeed in college, but whose academic preparation in high school has not fully prepared them to pursue college education successfully. The primary mission of EOP is to facilitate the recruitment, enrollment, retention, and graduation of these students. This is accomplished by providing EOP students with an array of educationally related support services and opportunities. Applicants for EOP consideration must also be financially eligible for the program according to the New York State EOP financial eligibility guidelines.
- EOP is not a financial aid or scholarship program.
- Financial eligibility does not guarantee admission into SUNY Oswego.
- Freshmen applicants who qualify academically for regular admissions are not eligible for EOP.
- EOP freshmen admission is not offered for spring terms.
Freshman Eligibility for EOP
- Be a New York state resident for at least 12 months prior to enrollment.
- Have received a high school diploma or its equivalent.
- Be ineligible for admission under traditional standards, but demonstrate potential to complete a college program.
- Be economically disadvantaged according to New York State EOP income guidelines.
New York State EOP Income Guidelines
*For each additional family member add $7,696
Income guidelines do not apply if:
1) Your family receives 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.
2) You live with foster parents who do not provide support for college and your natural parents provide no such support.
3) You are a ward of the state or county.
Freshman EOP Application Requirements:
- Official High School Transcript(s) or official transcript of GED scores
- Official SAT and/or ACT Scores (scores not required with GED)
- Supplemental Application
- Letter(s) of Recommendation
- Autobiographical Essay (1-2 pages)
- EOP Financial Information Form*
- Household Income Documentation
- All EOP applicants must file for Financial Aid using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
*EOP Financial Information Form
If you use the SUNY Application, the EOP Financial Information Form is available through the SUNY website. You will be directed to it by the SUNY Application Services Center (ASC) in Albany. The form may be submitted with required income documentation to the SUNY Application Services Center in Albany anytime after January 1st.
If you completed the Common Application, the Oswego Admissions Office will direct you via our application confirmation packet on where to download the EOP Financial Information Form from our website. The form may be submitted with required income documentation directly to the Oswego Office of Admissions anytime after January 1st.
EOP Summer Program:
Freshmen admitted to SUNY Oswego through EOP are required to attend a mandatory four week summer program in July prior to the start of the fall semester.
Enrollment at Oswego is contingent upon successful completion of this program. For additional information and questions about the summer program, contact the EOP Office at 315.312.3094 or write to firstname.lastname@example.org. Further details can be found on the EOP pages.
Transfer Eligibility for EOP:
To be eligible for admission through EOP as a transfer you must have been enrolled in EOP, HEOP, COLLEGE DISCOVERY, SEEK or similar type program at a participating SUNY, CUNY or private institution in the State of New York.
Participation in one of the above programs will be verified by the Office of Admissions with each campus in which you were a participant. Participation will be verified using the Educational Opportunity Program Transfer Verification Form.
Transfer applicants who attended institutions that do not offer EOP or similar type programs, should contact the Office of Admissions regarding eligibility requirements.
For Additional Admissions information,
write or call:
Office of Admissions
229 Sheldon Hall
Oswego, NY 13126
Phone: 315.312.2250 Fax: 315.312.3260
For Additional Support Services information,
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