Parents and Families

Student walking with their guardian.
Mother and father helping their daughter move into her new dorm.
Family helping a student move in to their dorm.

Welcome to the Oneonta family!

SUNY Oneonta is a welcoming campus community committed to providing students with rich opportunities for learning, personal growth and engagement in every part of the college experience, from academics to student life.

For parents and families, watching students embark upon this exciting educational journey can be both rewarding and challenging. We understand how important it is for you to know that your student is safe, comfortable and enjoying his or her college experience to the fullest, and we’ll do our best to help you feel connected, valued and supported every step of the way.

We welcome parents and family members into our extended community and encourage you to stay informed and involved as partners in your student’s success.

Adjusting to college can be a big transition, but students don’t have to go it alone.

SUNY Oneonta offers a host of outstanding resources to help your student stay safe, healthy and on track while away from home.

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