About Oswego, New York
Student Involvement Awards 2018
Awards recognize students and their organizations whose involvement has made SUNY Oswego and the surrounding community a better place to live and learn. Refreshments will be provided. Pick up your free ticket at the box office. Free; parking for those without a campus parking sticker is $1 -- see oswego.edu/parking. For more information: email@example.com.
Location: Ballroom, Sheldon Hall
Wednesday, April 18, 5:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
College Night at SUNY Oswego
About 60 colleges and universities will have admissions representatives available to answer questions from students and their families. An information session will give advice on how to navigate the college application process. Admissions and financial aid presentation begins at 5:45 p.m., college fair begins at 6:30 p.m. Free. 315-312-2250.
Location: Marano Campus Center Arena
Wednesday, April 18, 5:45 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Baseball vs. SUNY Canton
No admission fee
Location: Laker Baseball Field
Wednesday, April 18, 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Women's Lacrosse vs. Geneseo
No admission fee.
Location: Laker Turf Stadium
Wednesday, April 18, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Wednesday, April 18, 9:45 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
Oswego, New York, with a population of approximately 20,000, is conveniently located 45 minutes northwest of Syracuse and 80 minutes east of Rochester. Frequent bus service between Oswego and Syracuse is available along with connecting service throughout the northeastern US by bus, train, and plane. New York City and Boston are about a five- to six- hour drive from Oswego while Canadian cities such as Ottawa, Montreal, and Toronto are about 3-5 hours from campus by road. All of these cities are within 60 minutes by plane.
Oswego's midwinter daytime temperatures average 0 degrees Celsius, with January being the coldest month. The midsummer daytime mean temperature is 26 degrees Celsius, with July being the warmest month. Oswego receives 93 cm of precipitation each year.
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Student dress is casual at SUNY Oswego. Men generally wear jeans with sweaters or sports shirts. They may wish to bring a suit or blazer jacket and dress slacks for formal occasions.
Women also wear jeans with sweaters or blouses. Skirts and dresses may be appropriate during warmer weather. Both genders tend to wear shorts or much lighter clothing in the summer. Colder temperatures from December to March make it advisable for students to purchase winter clothing after their arrival in Oswego. There are a number of inexpensive stores within easy reach of the campus by taxi or bus.
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