Before you arrive on campus 

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Visit the current student website and WebAccess

The current student web site will be your guide for the next few years as you attend Onondaga.  You can access it at  You can also find WebAccess on the site under tools. This is where you can print your schedule, check billing/financial aid status, do a degree audit and more. 

Apply to live on campus

Many variables go into the room assignment process.  Availability is limited so apply early.  Note: You must pay a $200 housing/security deposit to complete your application.

Arrange transportation

If you have your own vehicle you will need to register for a  free parking pass .  

Bus service by Centro is also available and students can get a discounted rate on bus passes through the bookstore.

Support services you may be eligible for

  • CSTEP/LSAMP - from both ethnic groups that are traditionally underrepresented in technical-related fields and individuals from disadvantaged families who are interested in pursuing careers in science, technology, math, engineering and other licensed professions.
  • Office of Accessibility Resources 
  • Educational Opportunity Program - Provides talented students with a chance to learn and excel, to set goals and to reach those goals. The EOP Office provides supportive services to EOP participants.
  • Veterans' Affairs - Full time office dedicated to helping veteran students with assistance, benefits, payments and other support services.


Children of current Onondaga students are eligible for care services from the Children's Learning Center.

Health Insurance

Students taking 6 credits or more can purchase medical insurance if they do not currently have any. Res Hall students and those that participate on intercollegiate athletic teams must have insurance. More info.

Within your first semester

Take advantage of support services

The services below are available to all students. Don't wait until it's too late! There are many offices offering services to help you do well in school. 

For a full listing of services go to the student website and look under Specialized Services.

Get involved

There are a lot of different options for getting more involved in the campus community: