Orientation Programs

What is Orientation?

  • A mandatory program for all new, incoming students. We offer a separate, concurrent family & guest orientation, as well. 
  • A chance for both you and your families to learn about SUNY Oswego and all we have to offer.
  • A place where you will connect with other new Oswego students and returning students in the Laker Leader staff.
  • A set of programs, activities, and workshops where you will learn about campus resources, academic programs and find out how to get involved in extracurricular opportunities.
  • A time when you will have a chance to meet with an advisor and finalize your class schedule.

What types of programs are offered?

  • New Student Orientation (for First Year & Transfer Students)
  • Parent & Guest Orientation

When are the Orientation programs?

  • Online Reservations are now closed for Friday, January 18, 2019. Please call our office for assistance. 315-312-5522
  • Online Reservations are now closed for Friday, January 25, 2019. Please call our office for assistance. 315-312-5522 

What is Oswego Essentials?

Oswego Essentials is the required, online Orientation program that you can find on your Blackboad homepage. Information on how to access and complete Essentials can be found here