Welcome to the Buffalo Educational Opportunity Center

The  BEOC is committed to providing academic, vocational, and career services to Western New York residents. Students enrolling at UBEOC can select from over 20 programs and services offered days, evenings and some weekends. In addition to academic and vocational programs, UBEOC also offers specialized learning community programs like ATTAIN, to make the learning experience small and personalized. The BEOC eliminates the barriers to education and provide skills that lead to better jobs – all tuition- and debt-free. The BEOC offers these benefits:

  • Short programs fit into your schedule and help you obtain diplomas and career certifications quickly
  • One-on-one Training and Success Coaches help you at every step, from enrollment to program completion to pursuing your next goals like college or job placement
  • Online programs are available wherever you are, even during a pandemic
  • Graduates are eligible for automatic enrollment at any SUNY community college or SUNY Empire, SUNY’s leading online college, including SUNY for ALL online training
  • BEOC helps you complete your studies tuition- and debt-free
With in-person classes starting on August 30th 2021, students are required to be vaccinated in order to attend classes. Make sure to get your shots done so we can keep everyone safe.

Buffalo EOC is continuously evaluating all guidance relative to COVID-19 and will continuously update protocols for our Center and programs as new changes arise.

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Vaccine Eligibility & Scheduling

Tuition Free Programming Available to those who qualify. Please check our Upcoming Events!

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