Sunday, September 6, 2015

Just a Few Helpful Tips

Tips for a Successful Semester
Familiarize yourself with myRedDragon.  All of your personalized information can be found via your myRedDragon account. 

Understand your Degree Works audit.  Your audit details all your requirements for graduation.  Found on myRedDragon, this is a valuable tool to keep you on track. 

Check your Cortland email daily.  Your Cortland email account is the primary way the College corresponds with you.  Your email address typically is

Dates and deadlines are Important.   Many academic deadlines are firm, so become familiar with the deadlines below.  Additional dates can be found in your Student Planner.

Become familiar with the College Catalog.  You are responsible for the curriculum and academic policies in the 2015-2016catalog since that is the year you start courses at Cortland.

Meet with your academic advisor.  Your advisor’s name and contact information can be found on myRedDragon.  Your advisor helps you with course selection but also academic decision making and planning.  You must meet with your advisor prior to registration for each semester.  
      Remember to:
o   Initiate contact, asking questions, communicating your concerns
o   Learn your degree requirements and academic policies
o   Prepare for appointments
o   Explore minors, concentrations, and study abroad opportunities

Don't forget to Get Involved!  

Thursday, September 3, 2015

New Transfer Welcome BBQ - Join Us!

New Transfer Welcome BBQ

Friday, September 4
4 p.m.
Quad between Bishop and Shea
(RL: Hilltop)

Drop and Add Ending Soon!

Drop and Add will be ending on
Friday, September 4, at 4:00 p.m. 

Full semester courses cannot be added to your schedule once Drop and Add ends.  Courses removed from your schedule after 4:00p.m. on Friday will be considered a withdrawal.

Cortland Nites! Check it Out!

Cortland Nites Presents . . .

Friday, Sept. 4th
at Shipwreck Golf
(Transportation Provided)

Come to Corey Union Info Desk at 6 p.m. with your
Cortland ID card and receive your free ticket!
Buses Depart at 7, 8, 9, and 10 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 5th
7 p.m. at Moffett Gym

Sponsored by the Campus Activities Office

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Who is My Transfer Buddy?

Keep an eye on the mail because a letter with the name and contact information from your Transfer Buddy will be arriving soon!  You may have already received a message from your buddy via email. 

 If you have questions for your buddy, don't hesitate to ask.  They want to hear from you!

Monday, June 22, 2015

Welcome to Cortland!

A big welcome to all of the new transfer students!

Transferring to a new college can be tricky. After attending Transfer Orientation and Advisement this summer you will have received many of the tools needed to help with your transition. However, I'm sure you'll still have plenty of questions. We're here to help, so don't hesitate to call or email us about anything that you are unsure about.

Advisement and Transition
(607) 753-4726

Monday, May 4, 2015

End of Semester Reminders

The semester is coming to an end!  Make sure to be prepared.

Last day of classes: Friday, May 8

Study Days: Saturday, May 9 & Sunday, May 10

Final Exam Period: Monday, May 11 - Friday May 15

Residence Halls Close: Friday, May 15, 5 p.m.

Finals Schedule is available to provide dates and times of examinations.