About SUNY Oneonta

SUNY Oneonta is a mid-size, public, liberal arts college with a strong focus on undergraduate research, service learning and global connections. Located in the beautiful hills of Central New York, about 3½ hours from New York City, Oneonta is part of the 64-campus State University of New York system.

The college enrolls 6,000 students in 13 graduate programs and 71 undergraduate majors, including an internationally accredited Business Economics program and nationally accredited programs in Chemistry, Dietetics, Education, Human Ecology, Music and Theatre.

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Community Service

Fraternity Leader Organizes Bone Marrow Registration Drive

SUNY Oneonta Inter-Fraternity Council President Russell Lowe organized a highly successful Gift of Life Bone Marrow Registration Drive on the college's campus in October.

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Greek Organizations

Fraternity Organizes Gift of Life Bone Marrow Registration Drive

Thirty-four members of SUNY Oneonta's Zeta Beta Tau fraternity chapter organized a highly successful Gift of Life Bone Marrow Registration Drive on the SUNY Oneonta campus in October.

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Student Competition

2015 College Fed Challenge Team Wins Honorable Mention

A team of SUNY Oneonta students won an honorable mention award at the 2015 College Fed Challenge competition on Nov. 16. This was the third consecutive year that SUNY Oneonta has made it to the semifinals of the intercollegiate monetary policy competition, held at the New York Federal Reserve Ban...

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Greg Fothergill Plunges for Special Olympics

SUNY Oneonta swim captain Greg Fothergill participated in Polar Plunge for Special Olympics.

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Study Abroad

2015 Study Abroad Photo Contest Winners

Four SUNY Oneonta students and recent graduates have won prizes for photos they took while studying abroad. The college's Office of International Education holds a Study Abroad Photo Contest every year with two categories: Culture and Society, for photos where the focal point of attention is on t...

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