HEOP provides freshmen and continuing students with academic support services to help students reach their full academic potential and succeed at NYU-Poly. These services include:
- A mandatory pre-freshman summer program which includes courses in Pre-Calculus, Chemistry and Computer Science
- A Study Skills course offered during the Fall semester. Topics include time management, test-taking, note-taking and concentration techniques
- Individual and group tutoring sessions
- Monthly group meetings and seminars
HEOP offers students one-on-one academic, financial, personal and career counseling. Group and individual counseling sessions are scheduled to assist students in making the transition to college, as well as maintaining and managing their academic career throughout their stay at NYU-Poly.
HEOP students receive a financial aid package, which includes funding from HEOP, Tuition Assistance Program (TAP), PELL, Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG), NYU-Poly grants, College Work Study Program, Stafford Loans and other educational loans. It is important that students complete the Free Application for Student Aid (FAFSA) and the Tuition Assistant Program (TAP) applications as early as possible.