New Student Orientation Begins

June 23rd, 2014 | Categories: Uncategorized

2014 Orientation Leaders

New student orientation kicks off June 24 with a session for transfer students planning to major in Education and Human Ecology. Additional transfer student sessions will be June 26 (Mathematics, Science and Social Science), June 30 (Business, Humanities and Fine Arts) and Aug. 21-22 (all majors).

Freshman Orientation will be July 2-3, 7-8, 10-11, 14-15, 17-18 and 21-22, and Aug. 21-22.

Our 20 enthusiastic Orientation Leaders will guide new students in getting to know the campus, answer questions and offer tips for a smooth transition to life at Oneonta. Students will register for courses and attend talks and workshops on topics including academic opportunities, myths and realities of college life, college and career success, and diversity and inclusion.

Students who attend a session in June or July will move into their residence halls on Aug. 23 or 24. Students who attend the Aug. 21-22 session will move into their residence halls between 8 and 11:30 a.m. on the 21st; orientation will start at 12:30 p.m. Classes begin Aug. 25.

For more information, contact the Office of New Student Services at (607) 436-2255 or