EOP Summer Program for incoming freshmen

SUNY Oswego Summer Program Information

July 7, 2018 – July 27, 2018.  

The EOP Summer program is mandatory for all incoming EOP freshmen students.  Enrollment in the summer program is for EOP students only. EOP covers all costs including housing, food, books and activities for the summer program. Transportation to and from the campus is not covered by the program and is the students' responsibility. We do, however, provide a bus for up to 50 downstate students (NYC and surrounding areas) to and from the campus for the summer for a fee (see step 4).  

Please complete the following steps

Step 1: Please complete the EOP Summer Program Registration form by Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Step 2:  Sign up for SUNY Oswego New Student Orientation.  EOP student will attend Orientation (July 11th and 12th) as part of their summer program.  Please complete all the parts of the process located at the New Student Orientation page 

  • Please complete the New Student Information Sheet and the Math Placement Exam by Wednesday, May 30, 2018.  We use the both results to build your fall schedule.

  • Complete the Health History Form, Immunization Form, & Meningitis Form by June 15, 2018.

Step 3:  Review and sign the EOP Summer Program Policies and Curriculum Overview.  If you are under the age of 18 years old, you will need your parent or guardian to sign the form.

Step 4:  Transportation.   Transportation to and from the campus is not covered by the program and it is the students' responsibility.  Below are important information regarding arrival and departure dates and times.

  • Arrival – July 7, 2018:  You must arrive on campus by 2:00 pm on Saturday, July 7, 2018.  Check in will start at 11:00 am in Funnelle Hall. The first activity for the EOP program will start at 3:00 pm.

  • Departure – July 27, 2018:  The EOP Summer Program ends on Friday, July 27, 2018 at 11:00 am.  You can leave after 11:00 am. You must be checked out of your room by 4:00 pm.

Although transportation to and from the campus is not covered by the program and is the students' responsibility. We do, however, provide a bus for up to 54 students (NYC and surrounding areas) to and from the campus for the summer for a $80.00 roundtrip fee. Reservation is on a first come, first serve basis, roundtrip only.  Only 1 seat per student. You can register and pay for your seat clicking on bus reservation form.  This bus is for students only.  Bus pick up is at 7:30am (7/7), departing at 8:00am at 33 W 42nd St., NYC across from Bryant Park.  

Step 5:  Summer Food Service Program (SFSP)  One of the ways we supplement the food costs associated with running our Educational Opportunity Program summer program is through the Summer Food Service Program grant offered by the New York State Education Department. Acceptance and participation requirements for the Program and all activities are the same for all regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. The grant requires that we have the attached form completed and signed by you for each individual student. We are not allowed to use any of the information you provided to us to determine your eligibility for our Education Opportunity Program (EOP). 

Please return this form completed and signed via email to eop@oswego.edu  by June 15, 2018.

Step 6:  Please read the Health Insurance coverage at https://www.oswego.edu/auxiliary-services/student-accident-and-sickness-insurance  If you feel your health insurance coverage is adequate, fill out the Heath Insurance Waiver Form and copy front part of insurance card and email to inswaiver@oswego.edu.   If you do not complete the waiver form by the deadline, you will be charged for the health insurance $700.00 per semester.

EOP Summer Program for incoming freshmen