ARTHUR O. EVE HIGHER EDUCATION OPPORTUNITY PROGRAM (HEOP)

ARTHUR O. EVE HIGHER EDUCATION OPPORTUNITY PROGRAM (HEOP)

 
General Information
Description of ServiceExperience support, connection, and opportunity as part of the Arthur O. Eve Higher Education Opportunity Program (HEOP), which is offered at NYIT-Manhattan. Sponsored jointly with the state of New York, Arthur O. Eve HEOP allows NYIT to achieve its mission of providing educational opportunity to all qualified students. We assist students who may have financial and academic hardship and would otherwise be unable to earn a college degree. Depending on your needs and circumstances, we may offer financial assistance for tuition, books, transportation, and some personal expenses. You may also receive academic and personal counseling, study skills training, tutoring, and career counseling. If you have never attended college, you may be eligible for Arthur O. Eve HEOP if you:Have lived in New York state for one year prior to the time of your admission to NYIT; Have earned or will soon earn a high school diploma or approved equivalent; Meet the income guidelines issued by the New York State Education Department; Have been unable to secure admission to the major of your choice through NYIT’s regular admission procedures; Demonstrate potential to succeed in college. If you have previously attended college, you may be eligible for Arthur O. HEOP if you: Have lived in New York state for one year prior to the time of your admission to NYIT;Have participated in an educational opportunity program such as SEEK/CD or EOP; Earned a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher. If you are accepted to Arthur O. Eve HEOP at NYIT, you will have an outstanding opportunity to take charge of your future. You will take on some important responsibilities, including: Attending a five-week, full-time summer program before you begin your first year at NYIT. This program focuses on strengthening reading, writing, math, and study skills. The curriculum also includes cultural trips, seminars on social adjustments, and a variety of leadership workshops. Carrying a full-time course load during the fall and spring semesters each year at NYIT. Regularly attending all classes. Participating in tutoring and group and individual counseling sessions as recommended or assigned. Committing your full attention and dedication to the goals of completing your degree. Call for more detailed information.
LocationNassau
Geographical AreaOld Westbury, New York; Town of North Hempstead, New York; Nassau County, New York
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Henry C. “Hank” Foley, Ph.D.
Contact's Position President of New York Institute of Technology
Contact's Phone (516)686-7650
Contact's Email president@nyit.edu
Physical Site Address 1 Northern Blvd
Physical Site Address 2 PO Box 8000
Physical Site City, State, Zip Old Westbury, NY 11568
Mailing Address 1 Northern Blvd
Mailing Address 2 PO Box 8000
Mailing City, State, Zip Old Westbury, NY 11568
Main Phone (516)686-1000
Other Phone (800)345-NYIT
Service Location Email heopma@nyit.edu
Web Address www.nyit.edu
 
Additional Information
Last Updateoct18
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
Affiliated Program: ARTHUR O. EVE HIGHER EDUCATION OPPORTUNITY PROGRAM (HEOP)
This Service: ARTHUR O. EVE HIGHER EDUCATION OPPORTUNITY PROGRAM (HEOP)
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Adolescents (YB-9500.0500)
Colleges/Universities (HD-6000.1300)
Private Colleges/Universities (HD-6000.1300-600)