SUNY Canton Hosts Open House for Area EOP Students and Guidance Counselors


The SUNY Canton Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) will host a weekend information session on campus for eligible high school students and guidance counselors Friday, June 3 to Sunday, June 5.

Students will have the opportunity to familiarize themselves with the college and participate in immersive and enriching activities. Counselors are also welcome to attend and learn more about SUNY Canton.

Aerial view of Kennedy Hall and campus during the beginning of autumn.

All student participants must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and meet the criteria for the program. EOP provides benefits to those who are financially and academically disadvantaged, but demonstrate academic potential and have a desire to earn a college degree.

Interested guidance counselors may register online and interested students and their parent or guardian may send an email to SUNY Canton EOP Director Walvi DeJesus at or call (315) 386-7226.

About SUNY Canton

As Northern New York's premier college for career-driven bachelor's degrees, associate degrees and professional certificate programs, SUNY Canton delivers quality hands-on programs in engineering technology, management, and healthcare fields. It is home to the Center for Criminal Justice, Intelligence and Cybersecurity. Faculty members are noted for their professional real-world experience in addition to outstanding academic credentials. As SUNY's leader in online education, SUNY Canton OnLine offers hundreds of flexible and convenient courses as well as 23 online degree programs. The SUNY Canton Kangaroos 15 traditional athletic teams compete at the NCAA Division III level as part of the North Atlantic Conference. SUNY Canton also features varsity esports and cheerleading.