First-Year Orientation and Transfer Orientation and Advisement

Spring Orientation 2019

Welcome new students! Your next step is to sign up for Orientation to learn about Cortland, meet new people, and register for spring classes! Starting about November 19, on the Admissions tab in myRedDragon, select the Orientation tab in the Important Links box and then click on "New Student Orientation Sign Up." Visit our January Orientation page for specific information.

Get Ready!

Families and Guests

Join us for our concurrent Family Orientation program on January 7 to learn more information about how to support your student at SUNY Cortland.The program fee is $20 per guest. Sign up through your student's myRedDragon account.

Be sure to check out these resources:



January 7 Orientation

  • Check-in at 8:30 a.m. in Corey Union
  • Program ends by 5 p.m.
  • Parking is located in the Van Hoesen/Bowers parking lot. Get directions.

January 24-25 Orientation

  • Check-in at 4 p.m. in Corey Union on Jan. 24. Program ends by 8 p.m.
  • Check-in at 8:30 a.m. in Old Main, first floor lobby on Jan. 25. Program ends by 12 p.m.
  • Parking is located in the lower Graham Avenue parking lot. Get directions.

Advisement and Transition
Memorial Library
Room A-111
Phone: 607-753-4726
Fax: 607-753-5593
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.