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The Educational Opportunity Program – Student Support Services Program (EOP-SSS), an academic department of Marquette University, has assisted over 2,000 first generation college students and students from low-income families in obtaining a college education since 1969.
EOP-SSS graduates have established successful careers and become leaders in health, business, law, government, and other professions. We invite you to explore the EOP-SSS tradition of success through education!
We invite you to join a virtual information session to find out more about our program and important application information on the following dates:
Please visit https://admissions.marquette.edu/portal/virtual-session to register for a session. On the calendar in the bottom right corner, click the date of the session you want to attend. Once you click the date, you will see “Virtual Visit – Educational Opportunity Program (EOP).” Click that link to complete and submit the registration form. Once you are registered, you will receive a confirmation email.
Email is the primary method of communication at Marquette University unless prohibited by law. In order to apply to EOP, you must have an email address that you have regular and easy access to.
We are currently accepting applicants for the 2021 -2022 academic year. Our application has recently changed, so please be sure to read through it carefully.
Step 1: MU Official Application
Please complete Marquette University undergraduate admissions application process at http://www.mu.edu/explore/apply-today.php.
Step 2: Complete the Student Support Services Supplemental Application
You can apply online at: https://admissions.marquette.edu/register/SSS-application-2021. After submitting your application, you will see a confirmation message confirming our receipt of your application.
Step 3: Financial Verification
Please submit your parent/guardian's signed 2019 Federal Income Tax Returns if you are a dependent student. Submit your signed 2019 Federal Income Tax Returns if you filed. If you or your family are not required to file taxes, we may accept other income documents such as FoodShare, Medicaid, SSI, SSDI, TANF/W-2 and Legal Guardian/Ward of State. Please include case number(s). These financial documents should be uploaded to your status page after you submit your online SSS Supplemental Application.
In addition, you will also need to complete the 2020-2021 FAFSA and the 2021-2022 FAFSA.
PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING EOP-SSS APPLICATION DEADLINES. Completed applications will be reviewed after each deadline. Selected applicants will be contacted via email for an interview.
First Deadline: November 2, 2020 at 4:30pm
Final Deadline: December 1, 2020 at 4:30pm
Due to the competitiveness of the application process we highly recommend you submit your completed Marquette application and your completed materials to SSS as soon as possible. SSS is unable to make a decision on your SSS application if your Marquette application is incomplete.
EOP Main Office: 414-288-7593