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Monday, August 25
Residence halls open for new and returning students on Saturday, Aug. 23, and Sunday, Aug. 24, from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. To check in, get your room combination and have your questions answered, report to the office of your assigned hall. If you do not know your assignment or if you plan to check in after Sunday, report to the Housing and Residence Life Office in Room 103 of Algonquin Hall.
No-shows forfeit their room reservation at 8 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 26. A listing of off-campus housing options is available online.
The office is open Saturday, Aug. 23, and Sunday, Aug. 24, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
The Admissions Office, located on the 10th floor of the Kehoe Administration Building, will be open Sunday, August 24 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
During these hours, newly admitted students to the Fall 2014 semester may stop in to discuss concerns related to their enrollment (e.g., transfer credit evaluations, change of major requests, college catalogs, etc.)
Anyone who has never received ANY grade for LIB105 is eligible to proficiency out of the LIB105 course by passing the LIB105 Proficiency Exam. To clarify, you are not eligible to take the Proficiency Exam if you already have a "W" or a grade for another library course on your transcript. A student may take the Proficiency Exam only once. More information about the exam can be found at: http://www.plattsburgh.edu/library/instruction/proficiencyexam.php
For new students who have not registered or who have questions for an academic advisor from their major department.
Meet with department faculty to discuss appropriate course selection and learn about degree requirements, followed by on-line registration.
A students-only event. Residence hall staff members will lead new students into the auditorium for their official welcome and matriculation.
Drop/Add for all matriculated students via Banner Web will be Sunday, August 24 at 5:15 p.m. through Sunday, August 31 at 11:30 p.m.. After August 31, a $20 late course-add fee will be applied. In addition, there will be a $20 fee for each course withdrawal processed beginning the second week of the semester.
See Registrar’s website for details.
The Financial Aid Office, 4th floor Kehoe Administration Building, is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Financial Aid Office will also be open on Saturday and Sunday, August 23 and 24 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Students participating in the Federal Work-Study Program were mailed an information packet in early August. Log in to your My.Plattsburgh.edu account and go under the “Employment Opportunities” menu, and then the “Work-Study Position – Students” menu to view requirements and available jobs.
Students who have not yet adjusted their bills, confirmed their enrollment, and/or paid their balances are encouraged to do so on MyPlattsburgh.
Student Accounts service windows and phones will be open Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 23 and 24, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Normal window and phone hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. except on Thursday when they are open at 9 a.m. Student Accounts staff can be reached in person on the first floor of Kehoe. You can also contact them at (518) 564-3120 or email them at MyAccount@plattsburgh.edu.
Students interested in part-time, temporary or summer employment on or off campus can stop by the Career Development Center (Angell College Center, Suite 118) to complete a registration form and review job openings.
Students do not have to demonstrate financial need to be eligible for these services, although they may need to be matriculated in a degree program.
The Part-time Job Posting Fair will be held on Monday, Aug. 25, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Angell Center Cardinal Lounge. Students who are not eligible for work study but are seeking part-time jobs on campus or off campus should attend the fair to register for student employment and learn about current job openings (see Financial Aid section for work-study information). Come early to check out part-time jobs that are available on campus and in the local community
Job leads are posted on:
Students who need to have their photo taken may do so from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, through Friday, August 29.
ID card office is located in Clinton Dining Hall.
Cardinal Cash deposits may be made weekdays throughout the school year at College Auxiliary Services, located in Clinton Dining Hall, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Special hours will be on Saturday and Sunday, August 23 and 24 from 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Deposits are also accepted at the Angell Center Desk and the Student Accounts Office (financial aid transactions) or online at www.cardinalcard.com.
Meal Plan adjustments may be made at the College Auxiliary Services office (Clinton Hall) from Saturday, August 23 until close of business (4:30 p.m.) on Thursday, September 4.
The College Store is located in Saranac Hall.
The Campus Express convenience store is located in the Angell College Center.
All vehicles parked on campus must be registered with the University Police (UPD) and display a valid parking permit within 48 hours from the start of the new session. Veteran waivers are available with honorable discharge when DD-214 is filed with Parking Manager before the Sep 12th deadline.
Pre-registration starts Aug 1st. Save time...register early!
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A free parking shuttle provides cross-campus service, every 15 minutes, from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday – Friday, when school is in session. Stops include SIBLEY, BANKS, HAWKINS, KEHOE, ACC, and TOWERS, with easy access parking at SIBLEY Hall. Look for the green signs and buses.
The Telecommunications Office is located on lower level of Saranac Hall, underneath the College Store.
If you are a new or returning student residing in a residence hall and are interested in hooking up a Land-line phone, at your own expense, please call Telecommunications at (518) 564-7975 or (877) 493-0247, or visit the office on the lower level of Saranac Hall.
If you require assistance with your PBN or Voice Mail Box, or if you changed rooms, please contact our office at ext. 7975.
Please contact the Angell College Center Information Desk if you have any general questions (518) 564-2121.
For more information about Opening Week at SUNY Plattsburgh, visit the Angell College Center information desk or contact:
The Director of Residence Life
Phone: (518) 564-3824