Learning Communities

Learning Communities offer first-year students new social and academic experiences by providing opportunities to meet faculty and students who share their interests. Together, students in a Learning Community can study for exams, explore options, discuss ideas, learn the "ins and outs" of the college and have a good time! 

SUNY Oswego students that choose to participate in a Learning Community will be registered together in a block of 2 courses, which are part of their core requirements. By taking classes together, students will form bonds with faculty, staff, and students that share common interests.   Learning Communities are limited to 19 students.  

The Learning Communities offered for Fall 2019 include:

Communication Service Learning Community 

  • COM 210 Public Speaking
  • GST 102 Service Learning

Business Service Learning Community

  • COM 211 Stratetic Communication in Business
  • GST 102 Service Learning

Creative Writing

  • CRW 208 Creative Nonfiction Writing I
  • ENG 204 Writing About Literature

Cinema & Screen Studies

  • ENG 286 Intro to Cinema and Screen Studies
  • CSS 111 Cinema & Screen Studies Seminar/Practicum

For more information on Learning Communities, visit our Frequently Asked Questions.

Mallory Bower
First Year Experience Coordinator
145 Marano Campus Center
Oswego, NY 13126
Phone: 315.312.3068