Study Abroad Annual Photo Contest

March 2011 Winners

Our Study Abroad Photo Contest held in March 2011 resulted in these spectacular photographs from our Oneonta students. The Office of International Education wishes to thank all study abroad participants who submitted photographs. Whether you travel abroad or dream of lands far away, OIE hopes you enjoy the photos of our adventurous students.

The top four winners received Red Dragon Bookstore gift cards. 
Congratulations to the 2011 Winners!

“The Study Abroad Experience”
People – A photo where the focal point of attention is you and/or friends, or, individuals overseas engaged in
cultural activities.

1st Place Winner: Katie Pienkos
Jump! - Spain
$50.00 Gift Card

2nd Place Winner: Kelsey Klopfer

With the Uros President - Peru
$25.00 Gift Card


“It’s a Beautiful World”
Place – A photo where the focal point of attention is a landscape, vista, nature’s beauty,
architectural wonder, or interesting site.

1st Place Winner: Charlene Ploetz
Early Morning in Florence - Italy
$50.00 Gift Card


2nd Place Winner: Matt Dami
Rainforest Paradise - Costa Rica
$25.00 Gift Card


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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