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Colleges / State University of New York at Oswego

State University of New York at Oswego

Oswego, NY 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate84%

About SUNY Oswego

State University of New York at Oswego is a public, state university in the town of Oswego, New York. SUNY Oswego was founded in 1861. The college currently enrolls around 6,906 students per year, including 6,014 undergraduates.

2022 Acceptance Rate for State University of New York at Oswego

It is moderately difficult to get into SUNY Oswego. Around 84% of applicants get into SUNY Oswego each year. Out of 12,333 applications received in 2022, 10,365 students were offered admission.

State University of New York at Oswego Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 84%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate 86%
Average GPA 3.3
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting ACT scores 86%
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 30%

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.


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State University of New York at Oswego is located in Oswego, New York, near Syracuse.

If you want to see SUNY Oswego for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take New York State Route 481 to Oswego, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Syracuse Hancock International.

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College Info

7060 Route 104 Oswego, NY 13126

Campus Setting: Small Town

SUNY Oswego Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jan 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Jan 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to SUNY Oswego is Jan 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to SUNY Oswego is Jan 15.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

SUNY Oswego SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1080 - 1240


Math SAT Range

530 - 630


Reading SAT Range

540 - 630

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1240 and Above


1080 to 1240


1080 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for SUNY Oswego students is 1162. Applicants with SAT scores of 1240 and above have a good chance of being admitted to SUNY Oswego, while applicants with SAT scores between 1080 to 1240 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1080 have a low chance of being offered a spot at SUNY Oswego.

SUNY Oswego Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at SUNY Oswego is like? There are approximately 6,906 students enrolled at SUNY Oswego, including 6,014 undergraduate students and 892 graduate students. 92% percent of students attend school full-time, 95% percent are from NY and 5% percent of students are from other states.


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