First Year Students - Discover Yourself!
Indie concert: Arms & Sleepers, American Royalty and Gianni Paci
Arms & Sleepers is an electronic duo from Boston. American Royalty is a psych-pop trio from Brooklyn. Guitarist Gianni Paci is a recent graduate of New York University and is influenced by Buddy Holly and The Beatles. Performer Magazine recently featured him on its cover. $5 at the door; parking for those without a campus parking sticker is $1 -- see oswego.edu/administration/parking. 312-4581.
Location: Lounge, Hewitt Union
Friday, April 25, 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Theatre performance: "Young Frankenstein"
$15 ($7 for SUNY Oswego students), including parking in front of Culkin Hall and in lot E-18 east of Culkin. 312-2141. www.oswego.edu/arts
Location: Waterman Theatre, Tyler Hall
Friday, April 25, 7:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Baseball vs. Plattsburgh
Location: Oswego, NY- Laker Baseball Field
Friday, April 25, 3 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Men's Golf Spring Tournament
Location: Oswego, NY - Oswego Country Club
Saturday, April 26, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
GOLD Third Thursdays
Visit http://www.facebook.com/events/453070221388940 for the latest locations or suggest your own!
Location: Various Cities
Thursday, May 15, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Reunion Weekend 2014
More information: alumni.oswego.edu/reunion
Location: SUNY Oswego, New York 104, Oswego, NY, United States
Thursday, June 5, noon - noon
The first few weeks of college are an important time for you to get settled in and focus on feeling comfortable here at Oswego. Oswego is a new place and a new culture take time to find out about the people around you. We have lots to offer so get out there and check it out.
Finalize your Class Schedule
Contact your First Year Advisor if you have questions about your schedule (don’t make changes without getting advisement)
Make new friends
In Class, Study Groups, Project
In Residence Halls
Go to the lounges, talk to the students on your floor or invite a neighbor to meals.
Talk with your RAs and take part in Community Activities
Go to class everyday!
Establish good study habits - you should be studying 2-3 hours out of class for every hour in class!
Read all chapters assigned
Study your notes each night
Organize your notes
Basic time management
Get a planner
Set up a schedule for class, studying, leisure activities
Find out about the basic resources you can utilize and utilize them
Resident Assistants (RA)
First Year Peer Advisor
First Year Advisor
WAYS THE COMPASS CAN HELP:
Help you find your assigned advisor
Assist you with navigating the add/drop process
Referrals to other campus resources