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Welcome to Tri-State Consortium

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Who is Tri-State

The Tri-State Consortium of Opportunity Programs in Higher Education is a not-for-profit association of volunteer educators, administrators, counselors, and staff, working in the state-supported educational opportunity programs in New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania.

Join Our New Professional Group

Tri-State  is proud and excited to announce the formation of the “Young and Upcoming Professionals Network Group”. Headed by Briana Alford, Learning Specialist, EOP SUNY Broome Community College. Visit the Community page to learn more.

President’s Welcome

I invite you to join our membership, explore our website, attend our workshops and conferences, and share your ideas and experiences.

Read full message from Phyllis A. H. Breland

Tri-State Post Conference; New Beginnings

After taking a few days to relax after the Tri-State 2023 Biennial conference in Atlantic City, New Jersey, I feel it important to share my thoughts with you. I was truly excited about getting to share the same space with old colleagues, new colleagues, friends, and fellow warriors.  (Read the full post from Phyllis A. H. Breland)

Conference Updates

Watch for more information to come soon! 

2025 Conference: Save the Date

The next Tri-State Consortium conference will take place April 4–9, 2025, at the Hilton Albany in Albany, NY …

New Jersey Secretary for Higher Education, Brian Bridges, helped kick-off the conference!

Visit the 2023 conference webpage to see materials shared at the event!

Career Opportunities

EOP Director Opportunity at SUNY Canton

SUNY Canton is in search of a vibrant and talented individual to  be director of the EOP (Educational Opportunity Program). This …

D’Youville University Launching HCOP Program

D’Youville University in Buffalo, NY recently launched a HCOP program.  This is a federal, grant funded position designed to assist students …

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Dr. Harvey Kesselman, Stockton University’s fifth President, participated in the 2017 Tri-State Consortium conference. He shared his thoughts about the important of the TSC conference.

Student Outreach

Visit our Career page to see current internships and opportunities for students.

SREB Registration is Open!

The SREB Student Success Summit 2024 – Empowering Every Learner: Unlocking Student Potential for Economic Mobility and Community Growth will …

2024 Institute on Teaching and Mentoring

You’re invited to participate in the 2024 Institute on Teaching and Mentoring. The program will take place October 31-November 3 …