HEOP

Admissions

Applying for HEOP admissions is easy.  

 

1. Apply to Mount Saint Mary College. Select the HEOP box on the application to be considered for HEOP admission.

2. Send an official high school transcript/GED scores to the HEOP office at Mount Saint Mary College, 330 Powell Avenue, Newburgh, NY 12550. 

3. Register early in your senior year for the SAT or ACT and/or SAT Subject Test, and have scores sent to the Office of Admissions at Mount Saint Mary College. Should you choose to sit for the AP Exams, they must be taken prior to your senior year. All freshmen applicants must submit standardized test scores. 

4. Submit the following by mail to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions, Mount Saint Mary College, 330 Powell Avenue, Newburgh, NY, 12550:

  • Three letters of recommendation from teachers, guidance counselors, coaches, mentors, etc.
  • A personal essay of about 250 words on a topic of your choice.

5. To apply for scholarships and federal aid, complete the online Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Make sure the Mount's school code (002778) appears on the application.

6. Potentially qualified applicants will be asked to submit all supplemental and financial materials (income verification and copies of financial aid forms filed, e.g. FAFSA, TAP). 

If you are a transfer student previously enrolled in another Arthur O. Eve HEOP program, or in another Opportunity Program such as EOP, SEEK, or College Discovery, you are eligible for Arthur O. Eve HEOP at the Mount. If you were enrolled in an institution that did not have Opportunity Programs, we would be glad to explore your current eligibility. 

For more information, please send an email to HEOP@msmc.edu, or call 845-569-3178.

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