UBEOC Eligibility Requirements

Applicants must be New York State residents for 12 months prior to enrollment, and demonstrate academic and economic eligibility. Applicants are considered academically eligible if their educational background limits their pursuit of higher education or obtaining employment. Examples include lack of high school diploma, inadequate job skills for entry level employment, or inadequate math, English, or other pertinent skills. An applicant is economically eligible if s/he qualifies according to the guidelines established.

Applicants for UBEOC must:

  • You must be 17 years old or older - If you are 17 years old, bring a drop letter from the most recent school.
  • Be a resident of New York State for a minimum of 12 months.
  • Meet the following guidelines established by the State University of New York:
  • All students who apply for entrance to UBEOC are required to complete an application, provide proof of NYS residency and document educational and financial background.

2015-2016_General_Economic_Guidelines.pdf

Academic Eligibility

Applicants are considered academically eligible if their educational background limits their pursuit of higher education or obtaining employment. Examples include lack of high school diploma, inadequate job skills for entry level employment, or inadequate math, English, or other pertinent skills.