Fall Admitted Students

Share the good news! #YesOneonta
Share the good news! #YesOneonta


What's Next?

Access your personal myOneonta account
  • Set up your myOneonta user account using the Oneonta Username and Student ID found on your acceptance letter.
  • Log in to your myOneonta account to access important information and complete essential steps such as confirming enrollment, viewing your financial aid package, viewing your transfer credit in DegreeWorks, Orientation details, accessing your Oneonta email account, and completing the housing application.
  • Confirm your enrollment by paying your deposit(s).  ($100 for tuition & $100 for housing)
    You can pay your deposit(s) in myOneonta.
    Check or money orders made payable to "SUNY Oneonta" can be mailed to the Office of Admissions.
    • Deposits must be postmarked by May 1, 2018 or 30 days from date of acceptance.
    • ** On-campus housing for transfer students is limited and on a first come, first served basis. If you wish to live on campus, you should pay your deposits as soon as possible.
Complete the Financial Aid process
Check your email

Check your personal and Oneonta email accounts regularly.  Email is our official means of communication and many important updates and reminders will be sent to you via email.  If you are not receiving emails from us, please call so we can update your personal email address.

Get social

Share the good news, use #yesoneonta when posting on social media!
Looking for a place to learn more about what it is like to be a student at SUNY Oneonta? Follow our current students through the MyOneontaLife Instagram account and tweet with us @SUNY_Oneonta. Meet other accepted and current students, learn more about Oneonta, express yourself and more through the SUNY Oneonta Transfer Facebook group.

Send your transcripts
  • Final High School Transcripts – an official final transcript (with signature or seal and date of graduation) must be forwarded to the Office of Admissions. Please request your school counselor to forward upon graduation.
  • College Transcripts – a final official transcript from all colleges you have attended must be sent directly from the colleges' Registrar's Office. In order to be considered a final official transcript it must: include all coursework completed prior to enrolling at SUNY Oneonta, post any degree(s) received and have no incomplete or in progress grades.
  • Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) scores - have your test scores sent directly from the appropriate testing agency to the Office of Admissions.
Decline or defer your offer of admission
  • If you choose to decline your acceptance or would like to defer your application, please contact the Office of Admissions.
  • Refund requests should be made in writing to the Office of Admissions prior to May 1, 2018, or 30 days from the date of your acceptance if admitted after April 1, 2018.
  • Deposits are non-refundable after the due date.


Important Dates & Deadlines


Financial Aid Application
Complete your 2018–2019 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible.

January 1

Initial financial aid award notifications emailed to your inbox.

Immunization Form & Health History available in myOneonta for students who have confirmed enrollment.

April 7

Academic Exploration Day

Meet with faculty and staff, take a student-guided tour and join us for lunch!

May 1

Enrollment Deposit Deadline

Pay online via myOneonta, or mail in check or money order postmarked by May 1, 2017

May 2

Residence Life Application available in myOneonta. Deadline to submit is June 22, this includes requests for a specific roommate.

Academic Advisement form Available in myOneonta. Deadline to submit is June 9.

June 9

Deadline to submit Academic Advisement form.

June 12 Required online component of orientation available. 

June 22

Deadline to submit your Residence Life Application. This includes requests for a specific roommate.

June 30

Deadline to submit Immunization Form & Health History.

July 6

Billing Date
Tuition, room and board, and fees available in myOneonta.

July 10-27

New transfer students' advisement and course registration.

July 16

Housing assignments posted in myOneonta.

August 1

Suggested deadline to submit forms to Accessibility Resources.

Mandated online alcohol safety course available. Completion required for all new students.

August 2

Billing Deadline
Payment for tuition, room and board, and fees due to Student Accounts.

August 24

Move-in day
Residence halls open for all new incoming transfer students living on campus.

See move-in schedule

August 25

Mandatory on-campus orientation for all new transfer and re-admit students.

August 27

Classes Begin
Deadline to complete mandatory online alcohol safety course.