Graduate Student Orientation

Welcome to Graduate School!

We are excited that you have chosen SUNY Oswego as your destination for graduate school.

The Division of Graduate Studies cordially invites you to participate in our Graduate Student Orientation Program, specifically designed to ease your transition. Our agenda is intentionally organized to help you meet important faculty, students, and staff that will be critical to your success.

Join us on August 25th and get the information and support you need.


Saturday, August 25th

11:30AM Campus tour
Departs from 114 Marano Campus Center (next to ice arena)
12:30PM Check in for orientation — Box lunch will be provided
114 Marano Campus Center (next to ice arena)
1:00PM Graduate Dean welcome
Dr. Kristen Eichhorn
1:10PM Introduction to Graduate Studies
Office staff
1:15PM Counseling Services Center
Katherine Wolfe-Lyga
1:30PM Mary Walker Health Center
Angela Brown
1:45PM Conducting research as a graduate student
David Bozak
2:00PM Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching
John Kane
2:15PM Sexual and interpersonal violence prevention
Lisa Evaneski
2:30PM Career Services for graduate students
Christy Huynh
2:45PM Brief walk to Penfield Library
2:50PM Overview of Penfield Library
Content area librarians
3:30PM Catered meet-and-greet reception
Speaker’s Corner (second floor of library)
  • Orientation parking
    Free throughout the day in Lot 17 (north-east corner of Marano Campus Center)
  • SUNY Oswego ID Cards
    You will have the opportunity to have your ID Card made in 503 Culkin Hall throughout the day (please indicate on registration form)
  • Yearly/semesterly parking passes
    You can order yours online and pick up on the first day of classes
  • Unable to attend?
    You will have the opportunity to watch a video presentation
  • Contact if you have any questions relating to orientation

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