Visit the Colleges

It’s never too early to start thinking about college! When you visit Oswego County, consider adding a college tour to your list of things to do in Oswego, NY.

Visit SUNY Oswego, an Oswego college located on the beautiful shores of Great Lake Ontario. The college was founded in 1861 by Edward Austin Sheldon who popularized the Oswego Method, one of the most innovative learning practices at the time. The college has since made its name as one of the best comprehensive colleges in the country.

With a wide range of undergraduate and graduate academic programs and a diverse and welcoming body of students and staff, SUNY Oswego is a great choice for higher education. Notable alumni include Al Roker, Jerry Seinfeld, Frederick Bieber and Linda Cohn.

While you’re in the area, be sure to also check out the Fulton campus of Cayuga Community College! The college offers many academic schools and programs as well as micro-credentials and online certificate programs. Students can start their academic careers at CCC by earning their associate degree, a certificate or credentials affordably. The Fulton campus is conveniently located between Oswego and Syracuse right along New York State Route 481.