Campus and Community Opportunities

Student life at SUNY College at Oneonta is a vibrant engaging.  Balance your academic life with the pursuit of things that give you joy and add value to your life and for the betterment of your campus and community.

International Students Organization

The Center for Social Responsibility
and Community

The International Student Organization (ISO) is an inclusive campus club that hosts a variety of social events, field trips, and activities on and off campus. Open to American and International students, members pay no dues. ISO is host to the Weekly Coffee Hour at the Center for Multicultural Experiences (CME) in Lee Hall and is open to faculty, staff, students, the community. The coffee hour provides an excellent opportunity for international students to socialize with Americans and keep up-to-date on campus news, meet guest speakers, and experience an exchange of cultures and customs.

For more information, contact the ISO President, Ms. Roki Coulibaly at or visit the ISO website

Passionate about serving the needs of the local community and New York, the Center is proud of its 400 SUNY Oneonta dedicated students who volunteer and help those in need.  The Center invites you to get involved, in big or small ways – you can change your corner of the world!

Visit the site

or contact the Director, Ms. Linda Drake at

The Outdoor Resource Center (ORC)

Student Association (SA)

Located in Hulbert Hall, the center is ideal for those who enjoy the outdoor life.  Beautiful upstate New York is ideal for year-round activities and the ORC will keep you moving with weekend trips.  Get involved, stay fit, and explore the great outdoors!

Experience the best that upstate has to offer by visiting the ORC website

The SA is a student resource center and the governing authority on SUNY Oneonta clubs and organizations. With over 90 clubs on our campus, you're sure to make friends fast.

View a list of clubs on campus.



Contact Us

OIE Office Hours Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Mailing Address: Office of International Education SUNY College at Oneonta 111 Schumacher Hall Oneonta, NY 13820
USA Tel: 607-436-3369 Fax: 607-436-2475

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Prospective Students

Our Location Founded in 1889 in “Honor and Good Faith,” the College is strategically located in beautiful upstate New York. Oneonta is home to the Foothills Performing Arts Center and just 30 minutes to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown.
The campus is surrounded by 360 degree mountain views and is close to the Catskill Mountains. Upstate NewYork is a four-season state with mild summers, cool nights, and beautiful spring foliage. Fall is colorful and winters offer plenty of snow, ideal for snowboarding and skiing. The campus is 4.5 hours to New York City (NYC) by bus and 1 hour from Albany, the capital of New York and a major shopping area.
Oneonta has a progressive, local and interstate bus system running 7 days per week with routine stops on campus. DowntownOneonta is walking distance from SUNY and has local shopping, unique gift shops, restaurants, farmer’s markets, and entertainment in this historic city. A nearby shopping mall is a short distance to the campus by bus.
The Albany International Airport is just over 1 hour away—The OIE office provides free airport pickup for new student arrivals. JFK International Airport is also within reach and has an Airtrack/railway/bus system direct to Oneonta.

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How to Apply

Starting Your Overseas Journey: Step-by-Step
Whether you choose one of SUNY Oneonta’s exchange programs or you find a venue among SUNY’s 500 programs, you’re sure to find a destination that meets your goals and objectives for studying abroad.
Click link below for more information on getting started on your journey:

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