The residence life experience is an important facet of your college journey, and we are proud of the unique and supportive environment cultivated by the students of our lakeshore campus.

Each of our 13 residential communities is designed to provide you with a memorable and inclusive home-away-from-home experience. All of our residential communities, and our campus as a whole, are rich with traditions that unify us — and are cherished for a lifetime.

Read More: The Residence Life Experience — A Hall or A Home?



Welcome Home

While first and second year students are required to live on campus, over 4,000 students call one of our 13 residence communities home. Each hall comes with everything you need to be comfortable, productive and close to all the action on campus— rest assured, a dining hall and fitness center will be nearby!

Residential Communities

Why live on campus at SUNY Oswego?

The Residence Life Experience

Get the full college experience! Take a break from studying in your room and attend a yoga class in the residence hall lounge, grab a meal at one of our five dining centers (many of our residence halls are connected to one) and don't worry about being late to class with all of the academic buildings just a short stroll away.

Apply for Housing

Have you explored your housing options and found the right residence hall for you?

New Students

Room Selection

Would you like to move to a new building or stay right where you are?

Current Students

Living on campus has allowed me to stay more connected, make lifelong connections, and have a family away from home.

The residence life experience has allowed me to gain better insight of the world around me.