SUNY Oswego is on a 696-acre campus in a small town setting in Oswego, New York, not far from Syracuse. SUNY Oswego has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
SUNY Oswego also has fraternities and sororities.
SUNY Oswego has a thriving club/intramural sports. In fact, more students participate in club/intramural sports than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at SUNY Oswego include student radio/television stations (WNYO and WTOP), Outdoor Club, Dance Organization (Del Sarte) and Accounting Society.
SUNY Oswego students' favorite campus traditions are Quest, May Day/Spring Fling and Family and Friends Weekend.
SUNY Oswego offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
Most SUNY Oswego students live off campus. In 2021, 40% of undergrads at SUNY Oswego lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 60% of students lived off-campus or commuted to SUNY Oswego. There are 4,400 spots available in on-campus housing for all 6,673 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 3,6 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 40% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
SUNY Oswego offers coed housing and .
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
State University of New York at Oswego is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The SUNY Oswego campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to SUNY Oswego, take New York State Route 481 to Oswego, NY. If you need to fly, book your flight to Syracuse Hancock International airport.
Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore SUNY Oswego's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
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