SUNY Jefferson

Opportunity Programs

Jefferson has several programs that open up opportunities for students like you who are entering a certain career field, are first time College students, or have some other situations.

Learn about all of other programs and contact us directly to find out what might work best for you!

TRIO Support Services (S.T.A.R. Program)

This is a special program that provides grant dollars (free, no payback) and support services like academic, personal counseling, advising and more if you meet their eligibility requirements.  You can apply to be part of the STAR program and receive these services.  Their mission is to provide support outside of the classroom that helps you develop the necessary tools to be successful.

Educational Opportunity Program (EOP)

First-time college student? EOP may be for you.  You need to meet certain eligibility requirements.  EOP's mission is to increase a student’s access to college, retention and degree completion through an array of support services.

Collegiate Science Technology Entry Program (CSTEP)

If you are preparing for a major leading to careers in mathematics, science, technology and health-related fields and/or licensed professions, you should consider CSTEP.  Our mission is to provide resources and support to help students succeed.


Student Success Services

Deans Collaborative Learning Center
Building 15, first floor
(315) 786-2288 

Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(Summer: Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)