College Welcomes Most Culturally Diverse Class, Campus in History

College Welcomes Most Culturally Diverse Class, Campus in History

This fall, the college welcomed to cam­pus more than 2,100 new first-year and transfer students, and the college is celebrating its most culturally diverse (defined as students who self-identify as Hispanic, Asian, African-American, Native American, Pacific Islander or in more than one category) student body in the college’s history: 25.8% of the total undergraduate and

President’s Desk

President's Desk

In 2016, we are filled with pride, making history on many fronts. In June, we completed With Passion & Purpose: The Campaign for SUNY Oswego, raising more than $43 million and surpassing our most ambitious goal in college history by $3.48 million. This is the largest completed campaign among all SUNY comprehensive colleges, and the

SUNY Oswego Boosts Diversity, Geographic Draw with Incoming Class

SUNY Oswego Boosts Diversity, Geographic Draw with Incoming Class This fall nearly 2,200 new students started classes at SUNY Oswego—more than 1 in 4 from traditionally underrepresented groups and the most in history from outside Central New York. About 1,420 freshmen with a mean high school GPA of 90 and average SAT of 1,100 and 750 transfer students enrolled, a large class but a bit fewer than last year’s boom of just over 1,500 freshmen and nearly 800 transfers, according to SUNY Oswego Admissions Director Dan Griffin ’92 M’00. l

This fall nearly 2,200 new students started classes at SUNY Oswego—more than 1 in 4 from traditionally underrepresented groups and the most in history from outside Central New York. About 1,420 freshmen with a mean high school GPA of 90 and average SAT of 1,100 and 750 transfer students enrolled, a large class but a

By the numbers

By the numbers

New student applications . . . diversity . . . faculty scholarship . . . international experience. The numbers say it all. Oswego has made great progress in the last decade — and we’ve only just begun! This slideshow shows “SUNY Oswego by the Numbers” as presented by President Deborah F. Stanley at her opening breakfast this August.