Visit the Campus

Schedule your visit

Learn more about our campus visit options and register below, or contact the Admissions Office at 607-753-4711 for more information. Some programs fill up quickly, so plan to register early.

If you require special accommodations, contact the Admissions Office as soon as possible so that we can prepare for your arrival.

We look forward to meeting you in person!

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Daily Campus Tours and Information Sessions 

SUNY Cortland offers weekday campus tours and admissions information sessions throughout the year. A guided, two-hour walking tour takes students and families through academic buildings, residence halls and dining and recreational facilities.

An information session led by an Admissions Office staff member is part of this visit. This allows students and families to ask questions about academic majors, the application process and student life at Cortland.

Spring semester tours are offered weekdays Monday, Jan. 27, through Friday, May 8, with the exception of college breaks and special events:

  • Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.
  • Tuesday and Thursday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.

* Tours will not take place Monday, March 16, to Friday, March, 20, during spring break

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Transfer Tour and Information Session

This option is available during the academic year. It includes a full campus tour and an information session with an Admissions Office staff member that provides a more in-depth look at the transfer admissions process and criteria.

The transfer tour and information session is offered Fridays at noon during the academic year.

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Mini Open House

Mini Open House programs take place in the spring semester during popular high school breaks. They allow prospective students and their families to:

  • Tour the campus
  • Participate in panel presentations with current students and college staff members
  • Learn about the next steps in attending SUNY Cortland

Each day offers a morning and afternoon option. Guests should plan to be on campus for three hours during this visit.

In 2020, Mini Open House weeks will take place Feb. 17 through 21 and April 6 through 10.

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Spring Open House

Our large Spring Open House programs provide the opportunity for accepted students to tour campus, interact with faculty, staff members and students, and attend presentations about academic programs and student life.

2020 Spring Open House date:

  • Saturday, April 4

For more information, visit the Open House webpage or contact the Admissions Office at 607-753-711.

High School and Group Visits

Groups interested in bringing 10 or more students to campus can fill out the Group Visit Request form. Group visits can be scheduled Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., with preference given to junior and senior-level students who are considering applying to SUNY Cortland.

* Group visits are unavailable Monday, March 16, to Friday, March, 20, during spring break

Visitor Parking

The Admissions Office offers eight reserved parking spaces in the uppermost Miller Building parking lot, with an entrance near the intersection of Graham Avenue and Gerhart Drive. Visitors may park in these spaces or any other unmarked or unmetered space in the nearby parking lots. However, a parking permit must be displayed in the windshield. 

Parking permits are emailed to all visitors with their registration confirmation. If you have been added to the waiting list for an event or did not register, you will need to request a parking permit from the Admissions Office upon arrival to campus.

Maps and Directions

If you are using GPS to visit the Admissions Office, plug in 21 Graham Avenue, Cortland, NY, 13045. More information can be found on our maps and directions webpage.

Special Accommodations

If students or guests are in need of special accommodations during their visit, such as a wheelchair-accessible tour or services for someone who is hearing impaired, please contact the Admissions Office at 607-753-4711. Advance notice of 10 days is appreciated. 

Tobacco and Nicotine-Free Policy

For the health of our students, employees and visitors, the use of tobacco and nicotine products are prohibited in all buildings, parking lots and grounds. This includes cigarettes, chewing tobacco and e-cigarettes. Read more about our policy on tobacco and nicotine.

Contact us

Undergraduate Admissions
SUNY Cortland
P.O. Box 2000
Cortland, NY 13045
Phone: 607-753-4711
Fax: 607-753-5998

Hours: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

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