Welcome to the Educational Opportunity Program!

EOP, a federally funded TRiO program, is an academic program that motivates and enables low-income and first generation students whose parents do not have a baccalaureate degree to enter and succeed in higher education.

 EOP News and Events


EOP Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary in 2019!

EOP 50th Reunion + Homecoming 2019

EOP 50th Anniversary

AwardsMarquette University and the Educational Opportunity Program are pleased to announce several of this year's Alumni National Award recipients are EOP alumni and friends!

Barry Cosgrove, Jour '79

All-University Professional Achievement Award

Maureen Hoyler Art '70,  Law '79

Klingler College of Arts and Sciences Distinguished Alumna of the Year Award

Hosanna Mahaley, Arts '91

College of Educational Educational Policy and Leaderdship Achievement Award

Phillip Spencer, Bus ad '84

College of Business Administration Professional Achievement Award

Answering the Call

This documentary was produced to commemorate EOPs 45th anniversary and chronicles the battle for college access for low-income, first-generation students.