THE OFFICE OF STATE GRANTS...
WHERE OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS!
Provide a broad range of support services to prospective and eligible New York State residents who, because of academic and economic circumstances, would otherwise be unable to attend Ithaca College
The Ithaca College Higher Education Opportunity Program provides a 4 week prefreshman summer institute; mandatory for incoming HEOP participants
Counseling, advising, tutoring, and exposure to career development or pre-professional development opportunities are available to all HEOP participants
In addition to academic support, program participants receive financial assistance toward their college tuition and educational-related expenses
Support services continue until graduation
- Provide a broad range of support services to current historically underrepresented groups who are pursuing professional licensure and careers in mathematics, science, engineering, technology, and health-related STEM fields
- Provide access to counseling, advising, tutoring, and exposure to career development or pre-professional development opportunities to current C-STEM participants
- C-STEM provides professional development opportunities and many types of support services to participants, allowing for greater academic success at Ithaca College
Motto: “Make Learning Inescapable and Unavoidable,”
Dr. Orlando Kittrell, Director