Registering for Orientation

Step One: Activate Email Account & Laker NetID*

  1. Log onto www.oswego.edu/myoswego
  2. Go to the New Student Menu
  3. Activate email account and Laker NetID

*Email is the official form of communication at SUNY Oswego and cannot be accessed through your myOswego account.  After activation, please access your e-mail account through www.oswego.edu/mail. All students are expected to check their Oswego.edu e-mail account regularly for important campus updates and messages.

Step Two: Academic & Health Requirements

Academic Requirements
  1. Log onto www.oswego.edu/myoswego
  2. Go to the New Student Menu
  3. Click on Academic Requirements
  4. Complete the New Student Information Sheet
Health Requirements
  1. Log onto www.oswego.edu/myoswego
  2. Go to the New Student Menu
  3. Click on Health requirements
  4. Complete the Health History Form, Immunization Form, & Meningitis Form.  Please fax your Immunization records to the Mary Walker Health Center (Fax: 315-312-5409).  After they are processed, you many move on to Step 3...

Step Three: Register for New Student Orientation

  1. Log onto www.oswego.edu/myoswego
  2. Go to the New Student Menu
  3. Click on Orientation
  4. Select an Orientation date!
  5. Please note that students and guests must register for a program at least 5 business days prior to the program start date.  Students attempting to register for a program after this time may not have a course schedule ready at the start of Orientation.

Orientation Dates:

Orientation registration doesn't start until March 2015, but here are the tentative dates of Summer Orientations...

First Year Programs:
Tuesday, June 30th - Wednesday, July 1st 
Tuesday, July 7th - Wednesday, July 8th 
Sunday, July 12th - Monday, July 13th 
Sunday, July 19th - Monday, July 20th 
Wednesday, July 22nd - Thursday, July 23rd 
Monday, July 27th - Tuesday, July 28th 
Thursday, July 30th - Friday, July 31st
Transfer Programs:  
Thursday, June 25th 
Wednesday, July 15th 
Tuesday, August 4th 

These dates are subject to change, but will be concrete as of March 2015.