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Undergraduate Admissions

Your Story Starts Here

At Oswego, we empower our students to discover the possibilities within themselves. With a focus on learning that goes beyond the classroom and a commitment to affordability for all, we prepare our students to be ready for what comes next.

Admitted Student Days

Visiting our lakeside campus is the best way to know if SUNY Oswego is right for you and Admitted Student Days provide the most comprehensive visit for accepted students and their families.

Friday, April 12 Oswego Campus

Saturday, April 13 Oswego Campus


Students in a sunlit Campus Center corridor

Saturday, April 27Spring Open House

Enjoy a student-guided walking tours of the campus, an Information Fair with college offices and departments, admissions presentations, academic presentations, and much more!

Be there

Accounting to ZoologyDiscover The Possibilities

Educational exploration is a way of life at Oswego. Academics are rigorous, and learning goes way beyond sitting in a classroom — it’s enhanced by new experiences, real-world research and project-based problem solving across all disciplines.

Find A Program Academics at Oswego

We’re openAccess and Opportunity

Our doors continue to open wider as we endeavor to make an Oswego education accessible to any talented student. Oswego offers a host of programs and partnerships providing opportunities where traditional admissions requirements or funding present a barrier. For motivated students, these programs can help provide the support and guide you in developing the skills to become a Laker and thrive.

Admission Promise Program EOP: Educational Opportunity Program

Reach OutWe’re Here to Help

Explore Oswego by connecting with our admissions counselors through video conferences or phone calls, participate in our virtual programs, or take a campus tour.

Visit Oswego Meet Our Team


The Basics
What You Need to Know

Stability, Access and Connection

The Oswego Guarantee

Our partnership with first-year, full-time bachelor students:

  • No increase in room & board for 4 years
  • Timely course offerings or the course is free
  • High touch connections to alumni
  • Small student to faculty ratio

Paying for Your Education


Oswego offers many scholarships that provide both merit and need-based aid to help students pursue higher education.

Quality and Value

Tuition and Aid

U.S. News & World Report recognized Oswego among its 2023 Best Value Schools in the North for academic quality and affordability.

Life at OswegoThe Laker Experience

The sound of waves on the lakeshore. A taste of Lakeside Dining. The endless student-run clubs and organizations. The buzz of students getting ready for a show in the Marano Campus Center. The roar of Lakers on game day. These are just a few of the things you’ll experience at Oswego!

Student Life