SUNY Orange Application Instructions For Admission Or Readmission

***Important note: Online Applications for Fall 2017 are now closed.
Students who wish to enroll after August 14 must contact Admissions at
845-341-4030 to learn more about their enrollment options***.


Important notes BEFORE APPLYING FOR ADMISSION:

  • Please note, this application is not considered in the Health Profession review process. Students who are interested in one of our Health Profession Programs MUST fill out a Health Profession Application by the posted deadline. Complete information on our Health Profession Application process can be found by visiting the following link:

    SUNY Orange Health Profession Review

  • The Office of Admissions official method of communication will be through email. Please be sure to put a valid email address on your application and be sure to check it regularly.

  • To complete your financial aid application for the 2017-2018 academic year, please visit www.FAFSA.ed.gov. You may also get more information by visiting the SUNY Orange Financial Aid website.

Dates to Consider:

  • Fall 2017 Semester begins Monday, August 28, 2017


Paths to Apply to SUNY Orange

New Students:

  • submit an online application for admission
  • submit application fee of $30
  • submit official high school transcript (with proof of graduation) or official GED Score Report
    • Note: All international credentials must be evaluated (www.naces.org) with a course-by-course description.
  • submit the Placement Test Waiver form if you have successfully completed a college-level English and/Math course with a grade of "C" or better. Waivers may also be granted for AP scores in appropriate courses with a grade of 3 or higher.
  • all admitted students must complete the NewSTART requirements. Admissions will email instructions on how students can complete the New START requirements once they have been accepted and completed the placement test results.
    (*Proof of immunity to measles, mumps, and rubella must be submitted prior to attending a New START workshop)

Transfer Students:

  • submit an online application for admission
  • submit application fee of $30
  • submit official high school transcript (with proof of graduation) or GED Score Report
    • submit all official college transcripts(transfer credit evaluation process)
    • Note: If a transfer student has a college degree, a final high school transcript/GED MUST be submitted.
    • Note: All international credentials must be evaluated (www.naces.org) with a course-by-course description.
  • submit the Placement Test Waiver form if you have successfully completed a college-level English and/or Math course with a grade of "C" or higher. Waivers may also be granted for AP scores in appropriate courses with a grade of 3 or higher.
  • all admitted students must complete the NewSTART requirements. Admissions will email instructions on how students can complete the New START requirements once they have been accepted and completed the placement test results.
    (*Proof of immunity to measles, mumps, and rubella must be submitted prior to attending a New START workshop)

Readmits:
*Readmit applicants are students who have not attended SUNY Orange for two or more consecutive semesters [excluding summer]:

  • submit an online application
  • submit application fee of $20
  • all readmitted students returning on academic probation must attend a Re-START advising and registration session
  • readmit students may not qualify for a placement test retest

**Important notes for all applicants**:

  • Students who have not completed the financial aid process, including non-submission of financial aid documents, will be responsible for making payment arrangements or full payment at the time of course registration. Please refer to the Bursar page for more information.
  • If you are a U.S. citizen, but received your high school/secondary diploma abroad, you MUST take the Ability to Benefit (ATB) test. Please visit our placement testing website to register.