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SUNY Oneonta

Undergraduate School

Mailing Address
108 Ravine Pkwy
Oneonta, New York 13820
Phone
(607) 436-3500
Email address
admissions@oneonta.edu
School Information
"SUNY Oneonta is a mid-size, four-year, public college. We offer small classes, loads of activities, opportunities for undergraduate research, student/faculty interaction and an attractive cost of attendance...Nestled in the hills of Central New York, the college’s idyllic setting is ideal for study, adventure and self-discovery. Just “up the hill” from the charming City of Oneonta, our campus and the surrounding community engages, nurtures, and inspires." The school enrolls over 6,700 students, employs over 490 faculty, and over 40 undergraduate majors (with graduate programs as well). (Source: https://suny.oneonta.edu/about-oneonta) (Source: https://suny.oneonta.edu/about-oneonta/fast-facts) (Source: https://suny.oneonta.edu/majors-programs)
General Information
SUNY Oneonta has been revising its campus policing policies, with the Oneonta College Community Task Force and University Police Department regularly meeting to discuss potential reforms. A survey of the campus is currently under development and is expected to be distributed this semester. No mandatory Critical Race Training sessions are yet required of students. However, see developments below:

Actions Taken

Anti-Racism, Bias, and Diversity Training
  • The Office of Multicultural Initiatives works to foster “strategic initiatives on diversity and inclusion” through “advocacy, leadership development, and diversity, inclusion, multicultural and social justice education and training.”
Re-Imagining Policing
  • The University Police Department and Oneonta College Community Task Force have regularly met to discuss new reforms, as well as to develop a survey of the campus.
Resources
  • On April 28, 2022, the SUNY Distinguished Academy is hosting a webinar discussion on Critical Race Theory, Race, Intersectionality, and the agency of diversity, equity, inclusion and social justice in education.
  • The Center for Racial Justice and Inclusive Excellence (CRJIE) was established by the Division of Student Development and the Office of Equity and Inclusion in order to advance “inclusive excellence, antiracism, social justice, diversity, equity and inclusion at the college.”
Symbolic Actions
  • SUNY Oneonta is a “two-time recipient of the Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine.”
Last updated July 26th, 2022
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