Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) Counselor

Stone Ridge, NY
Apr 12, 2017
Institution Type
Community College


Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) Counselor

Full Time, Exempt, Grant Funded

12 months/year

Anticipated Starting Date: July 1, 2017

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Priority Screening: May 5, 2017

Summary Program & Position Description:

This is a full-time, grant funded, professional-level staff appointment in the Educational Opportunity Program beginning July 1, 2017.

EOP is a state funded position that focuses on educationally and economically disadvantaged students.

Reporting to the Director of the EOP, the successful candidate will be expected to provide academic, career, and personal counseling to SUNY Ulster students who meet EOP eligibility requirements. Additionally, this individual will implement an outreach program informing prospective EOP students about SUNY Ulster’s EOP program as well as other programs and services offered by the College. Occasionally may be assigned to evening or weekend hours for special events or at various locations.

Application Process:

The position is open until filled. However, to ensure consideration, application materials should be received via email by May 5, 2017 at 4:00 pm EST to be given priority consideration. Applications received after the deadline are not guaranteed to be reviewed.  SUNY Ulster reserves the right to close, continue, cancel, postpone or restart the recruitment at any time.

Applicants must submit via email to, the following materials to be considered for the position:

  • Cover Letter/ letter of interest, which includes your qualifications relative to the position as well as how you have or will provide services to diverse students in a community college
  • Curriculum vitae/resume
  • Contact information for three professional references (include name, phone number, email and nature of relationship)

Please submit only materials requested. All documents included in your application file become the property of the College. Applicants who fail to submit all required materials will not be considered. Only email submissions will be considered.

We invite you to be part of a dedicated community of learners that puts students first. Please go to for additional campus community information.

SUNY Ulster is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. The college encourages applications from all qualified applicants. This position is contingent upon adequate funding. Offer and assignment of employment is subject to verification of all information provided on the employment application, credentials, transcripts, fingerprint check, verification of the right to work in the United States, and all other required pre-employment conditions are met. . This position is a member of the local union, the Organization of Professional and Administrative Personnel (OPAP). 

Applicants who are protected under the Americans with Disabilities Act and who, due to a disability, require accommodations for completing the application process, testing (if required for the position), or the interview, should notify the Human Resources Office 10 working days before the accommodation is required.

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