Admissions Office


The AOP/HEOP programs at Union serve talented students who might otherwise not attend college. These programs are designed to assist students in fulfilling their dreams of gaining a successful college experience by providing individualized academic, personal and financial support.


When applying to Union's AOP/HEOP programs, prospective students must complete Union College's admissions process. Students do not need to mark AOP or HEOP interest on their application. Eligibility information is available through Union's AOP/HEOP office.

What we look for

Qualified candidates for Union's AOP/HEOP programs generally do not meet the College’s standard admission profile, but demonstrate the potential to succeed at Union. Acceptance into these programs is based on an in-depth review of high school records, available standardized testing and personal attributes such as maturity, interest and determination.