SUNY Oneonta

Freshman Admission

Freshmen are defined as those students who have attempted no college course work, or whose only college courses were pursued before high school graduation. All candidates for admission to an undergraduate degree program must submit the SUNY application or the Common Application. Application materials are available online.

Applicants for both fall and spring semester admission are encouraged to submit applications as early in the fall of the previous year as possible. Spring decisions are usually made and applicants notified in early November; Fall decisions are made beginning in early December. Declaration of a major upon admission is encouraged but not required.

*Students who wish to major in Music must pass a required performance audition. For more information please refer to the Music Department website. Students who wish to declare Education as a major will need a grade point average of at least 3.0 or they must rank in the top 30 percent of their high school graduating class.

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