Applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible in order to receive the fullest possible consideration. Applications should be complete and received by the International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) Office by:

  • MAY 15 for the Fall/August semester.
    NOTE: Apply by January 15 for the Fall/August semester for priority processing of your application as well as scholarship consideration.
  • NOVEMBER 15 for the Spring/January semester. 

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Application fee

 $50 non-refundable application fee payable to SUNY ASC

Required documents

The following documents are required as part of your application for admittance to SUNY Oswego:

  1. Official college transcript or high school transcript mailed to us by your prior college or school. 
    NOTE: Transcripts are only accepted via mail, not email. Please use the address listed at the bottom of the page.  
  2. SUNY International Student Financial Statement (FSA-4 form) and official bank statement
  3. Proof of English Proficiency Levels
    Full Degree Admission 71 6.0 or equivalent

    IMPORTANT: Students needing additional English preparation will be advised and placed accordingly. Students scoring below the levels listed above will need intensive English study on campus prior to admission.

    Submitting application materials

    You can email application materials directly to the International Student and Scholar Services Office at For faster processing, copy Jo Richardson at on those emails. Additionally, materials may be mailed to the office at the address below:

    International Student and Scholar Services
    102 Sheldon Hall
    SUNY Oswego,
    Oswego, NY, 13126, USA