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Undergraduate Admissions

Your Story Starts Here

You work hard and you’re eager to find the college and program that will challenge you to be your best and prepare you for career success. Oswego is the place to go. 

Oswego’s tradition of academic excellence, investment in student success, and commitment to providing unrivaled applied learning opportunities rank us among New York’s premier public schools and make Oswego a great place to study. The dedication of our students, faculty, and staff make us truly exceptional.

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Go OswegoFall Open Houses

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

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Accounting to ZoologyDiscover The Possibilities

SUNY Oswego has undergraduate programs from Accounting to Zoology. Our four distinct colleges offer more than 70 undergraduate majors. Students can combine majors, add up to two minors, or concentrate your study in specific areas through your choice of electives.

Find A Program Academics at Oswego

The Right Choice

Learn why Oswego is the right place to learn and grow.

How to Apply Accept Your Offer

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

Our staff can help you decide if Oswego is the right fit for your interests and talents, and we have the best people to help you along the way.

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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.

Our CommunityLife at Oswego

Oswego prides itself on being a welcoming place for everyone. Our campus reflects our many sides — intellectual, social, community-based, joyful, caring and compassionate. Immerse yourself in all our campus has to offer — whatever your interests, hobbies and passions — and you’ll become an important part of our vibrant community. Pretty soon, Oswego will start to feel like home.

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