The Arthur O. Eve Higher Education Opportunity Program (HEOP), created in 1969 by the New York State Legislature,╠řis a partnership between the State of New York and its independent colleges and universities which provides economically disadvantaged╠řand educationally underprepared╠řNew York State residents the possibility of a college education. The primary objective of HEOPis to help provide a broad range of services to the student, who because of academic and economic circumstances, would otherwise be unable to attend college, yet has the potential and desire to obtain a college degree. HEOP╠řis sponsored jointly by the New York State Education Department and╠řDaemen╠řUniversity.
HEOP╠řbegan serving students╠řat ░«Ë╚╬´ in January of 1970 and continues╠řto provide╠řunique and comprehensive academic services along with full-need financial support that will╠řenable you to compete equally with your peers╠řand earn an undergraduate degree.╠řIf you have the ability, motivation, and potential to succeed, this program will be of great benefit to you.
If you wish╠řto be considered for admission to╠řDaemen╠řUniversity through╠řHEOP, please╠řindicate so on the college application. Our HEOP staff and admissions liaison will review your application materials and communicate with you regarding your status through the Slate portal.