Your Next Steps

While your online Orientation modules do not become available untilmid-December, there are still steps you must complete before then.

All steps in your New Student Menu Portal must be completed before Orientation modules will become available to you. If you have already paid your deposit, log in to your portal to get started!

New Student Menu Portal Login

Logging into the portal will show you a complete list of everything you must complete.  

You must do these steps in order, as the next step will not appear until the previous step is completed in full.

Step 1 - Activate your LakernetID

Your Lakernet ID and password will get you into your email, MyOswego, and many other applications you will need to access during your time as an Oswego Student.

Step 2 - Academic and Health Requirements

Complete your Health & Academic Requirements 

  • Visit your Patient Portal to complete your health requirements 

  • Fill out your academic information sheet. You can find this form in your New Student Portal.

  • Take your Math Placement assessment. Find more information on the Math Placement webpage.

Your Academic Information sheet gives your advisor vital information on what should be included in your first semester schedule.

Step 3 - Agree to Complete Online Orientation + Student ID

Submit the Agreement to Complete Online Orientation 

  • Visit to complete this step in the Step 3 Checklist.

Submit your Photo for your Student ID

  • In the Step 3 Checklist, you will be directed to submit your ID Photo via Laker Lookup. Please read photo requirements prior to submission. 


Step 4 - Complete Online Orientation

Complete Oswego Online Orientation

  • In mid-December, Oswego Online Orientation will become available to all students who have completed Streps 1 - 3. 
  • To complete, login to Blackboard, select "Online Orientation - Spring 2021" from the "My Courses" menu and complete all required modules and assessments.