7060 Route 104 Oswego, New York 13126-3599 315-312-2500
http://www.oswego.edu admiss@oswego.edu
About SUNY-Oswego
  • Year of Foundation 1861
  • Size of Campus 700 acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 7,138
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state
  • App. Deadlines Rolling
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 5,222 in-state, 11,482 out-of-state
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 40
  • Enrollment No.
Inspired by a shared commitment to excellence and the desire to transcend traditional higher-education boundaries, SUNY Oswego will be a premier institution that provides a transformative experience to a diverse body of students, empowering them to live ethical and meaningful lives and build a better world. Our mission is to contribute to the common good by lighting the path to wisdom and empowering women and men to pursue meaningful lives as productive, responsible citizens.
Social Life And Activities
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 12
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, other
  • Number of frat chapter houses N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Visiting performing artists, ice hockey games, theatre department productions, art exhibits, music department events, May Day festival, Student Organization Fair, career fairs, ALANA conference, student involvement awards ceremony.
  • Number of students in fraternities 12
  • Percent students who are frat members 7%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Delta Omega - national public justice honor society; Alpha Epsilon Rho - national broadcasting honor society; Alpha Kappa Delta - national sociology honor society; Alpha Psi Omega - national dramatics honor fraternity; Beta Gamma Sigma - national hon
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of sororities 9
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Newman Club; Brothers And Sisters In Christ; Campus Christian Ministry; Jewish Student Union/Hillel; Muslim Student Association; SUNY Oswego Gospel Choir;
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 6%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Asian Student Association, Black Student Union, 6 Cultural Greek Organizations; Caribbean Student Association; International Student Association; Latino Student Union; Chinese Culture Club; African Student Organization; Ita
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Syracuse (35), Rochester (75)
  • Distance to nearest train Syracuse (35)
  • Distance to nearest bus Syracuse (35)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 76%
  • Number of students using college housing 56%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 18%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (100%), other housing options
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 10
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 6%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 20%
Campus Services
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 32,703
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 7,727
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 50
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Special Collections houses 674 linear feet of manuscripts
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 475,220
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums Rice Creek Field Station, Planetarium, Tyler Art Gallery
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 3,401
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 50
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 2,060,680
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 5,000
Student Employment and Career
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 34%
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,236
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 76%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 1 year 95%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Syracuse University)
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Price WaterHouse Coopers, IBM, Lockheed Martin, FedEx, Enterprise, Paychex