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Summer 2015 Student Orientation Dates

We will assign freshman students to sessions based loosely* on the geographic region in which they live. This is subject to change if deemed necessary. If the session to which you are assigned does not work for you and your family, you can switch sessions based on availability when you register and pay for your session. We expect to assign students to sessions as follows:

Your assignment will be accessible via the MyPlattsburgh PORTAL as of Wednesday, May 27th.

Click here for Transfer Session Dates and Check-in Information. 

Freshman Sessions

Check-In Times for Freshman Orientation: Check-in for Orientation begins at 2 - 4 p.m. on Day 1 of your session at Whiteface Hall for students and Banks Hall for family members. Check-in ends at 4:00 p.m. for students and 5:00pm for family members. View campus maps.

Session 1: Monday, June 29 - Wednesday, July 1

Time: 2 p.m.
Counties Scheduled to Attend: Clinton, Essex & Franklin

Session 2: Sunday, July 5 - Tuesday, July 7 

Time: 2 p.m.
Counties Scheduled to Attend:  Bronx, Kings, Nassau, New York, Queens & Richmond  

Session 3: Wednesday, July 8 - Friday, July 10 

Time: 2 p.m.
Counties Scheduled to Attend: Columbia, Delaware, Dutchess, Orange, Putnam,  Rockland, Schoharie, Sullivan, Ulster & Westchester 

Session 4: Sunday, July 12 - Tuesday, July 14

Time: 2 p.m.
Counties Scheduled to Attend: Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Warren & Washington 

Session 5: Wednesday, July 15 - Friday, July 17

Time: 2 p.m.
Counties Scheduled to Attend: Fulton, Hamilton, Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Montgomery, Oneida, Oswego, St. Lawrence & Suffolk 

Session 6: Sunday, July 19 - Tuesday, July 21

Time: 2 p.m.
Counties Scheduled to Attend: Allegany, Broome, Cattaragus, Cayuga, Chautaugua, Chemung, Chenango, Cortland, Erie, Genesee, Greene, Livingston, Madison, Monroe, Niagara, Onodaga, Ontario, Orleans, Otsego, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Tioga, Tompkins, Wayne, Wyoming, Yates & all out of state students

Transfer Sessions

Check-In Times for Transfer Orientation: Check-in for Transfer Orientation begins at 8 a.m. and ends at 9:00am in the Angell College Center Lobby. If you need overnight accommodations check-in will be 7-9 p.m. in your designated Residence Hall the night before your session. View campus maps.

Transfer 1: Friday, June 26 (with overnight option on June 25)

Time: 8 a.m.
Counties Scheduled to Attend: Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Bronx, Kings, Nassau, New York, Queens, Richmond, Columbia, Delaware, Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Schoharie, Sullivan, Ulster & Westchester would be assigned to Transfer Session 1.

Transfer 2: Wednesday, July 22 (with overnight option on July 21)

Time: 8 a.m.
Counties Scheduled to Attend: Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Warren, Washington, Fulton, Hamilton, Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Montgomery, Oneida, Oswego, St. Lawrence, Suffolk, Allegany, Broome, Cattaragus, Cayuga, Chautaugua, Chemung, Chenango, Cortland, Erie, Genesee, Livingston, Madison, Monroe, Niagara, Onodaga, Ontario, Orleans, Otsego, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Tioga, Tompkins, Wayne, Wyoming, Yates & all out of state students are generally assigned to Transfer Session 2.

 

Contact Information

For more information or questions about Student Orientation at SUNY Plattsburgh, please contact:

New Student Orientation

Office: Kehoe 602
Phone: (518) 564-3282
Email: orientation@plattsburgh.edu