SUNY Oneonta Top Questions

What kind of person should attend this school?


Someone who is prepared to work hard for their education but also willing to have some fun.


The type of person that should attend Oneonta is one who is looking for an atmosphere that is not too big and over whelming. They should desire a small town atmosphere and like outdoor activities. Although Oneonta is a fairly samll school it iprovides a great way to get exposure to many different fields of study ranging from science to business.


Students that are serious about their future should attend SUNY Oneonta. There's a variety of classes, majors, and organizations to get involved in. If the student is serious about their college life, they will find that SUNY Oneonta offers plenty of experiences that can stick with them throughout their whole lives.


Someone wo is looking for small classes with helpful professors. The student has to be responsible with their studies because of the distractions of partying.


A person who is open to people of different backgrounds, religions, races, genders and ideals. We are a liberal arts college and we love diversity!


Someone creative, open-minded, and with a strong will to succeed.


Someone who enjoys living in a small town. There are a lot of bars and a movie theatre. Someone who is artistic or liberal. There are also lakes and mountains to ski or hike.


Anyone could come here and find somewhere to fit in. There are definitely groups of people that attract certain characteristics and personalities, but there is somewhere for everyone to fit in!




Someone who is comfortable witht the small-town aspect of the college, or someone looking for a change from a big city.