Next Steps to Becoming a General

Next Steps After Being Accepted

Congratulations on your acceptance to SUNY Sullivan! We’re so excited to have you join our campus community.

To Become a General, it's very important to complete the following steps:

  1. If you haven’t already done so, submit your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), Tuition Assistance Program (TAP), and Excelsior Scholarship Program (if applicable) applications right away.
  2. Use SUNY Sullivan’s Federal School Code: 002879.
  3. Contact if you need assistance completing your form.
  4. Visit for more information.

Already applied?  Please click this link to set up your new student portal for financial aid at SUNY Sullivan. All Financial Aid is in the new portal.

  1. Visit for the full list of required records.
  2. In addition to your Immunization record, as of January 2022, all students with an on-campus presence must be fully vaccinated for the COVID-19 virus (At this time, students registered 100% online are exempt from this requirement unless they are using on-campus services). Failure to provide the required documentation will result in administrative withdrawal from seated classes.
  3. Please email if you have any questions.

Some students already have a future career goal, while others may still be exploring options. Either way, take a career assessment to learn about yourself and find career suggestions based on your interests.

Click here to get started.

All new and readmitted students need to meet with a Learning Center advisor to make a schedule. Appointments begin in November for students starting the spring semester and in April for students beginning the fall semester. Appointments can be made by calling our Learning Center at (845) 434-5750 x4242 or emailing We encourage you to make your schedule as soon as possible to ensure you get the best choice of classes.

Students with a GED or without a high school diploma may need placement testing before registering for classes. Advisors will set them up as needed.

Allow 1-2 business days after registering, and then watch this video for instructions.

Please email if you are unable to log in.

A valid Certificate of Residence is required for all students who live outside of Sullivan County, NY, each year. This certificate must be signed in front of a notary public – one is available on campus – and submitted to your home county’s offices, then returned to SUNY Sullivan.

Certificates of Residency can be submitted up to 60 days before the start of a semester and are due no later than 30 days after the the first day of classes. They can be sent to Students who fail to submit this paperwork will be charged the out-of-state rate and held liable for this bill.

Learn more here.

If you are interested in living on campus in our residence hall for the upcoming academic year, please complete the housing application by following these steps:

  1. Log into
  2. Click OneStop tab
  3. Click online forms (on left-hand side of your screen)
  4. Select the Housing Application 

A deposit may be required to complete the application.

If you have questions or the housing application is inactive, please email

Even after your financial aid is awarded and applied, you may still have an outstanding balance. Your tuition and fees must be paid, or a payment plan must be set up before your classes begin. Click here to find out how to access your balance and make a payment.

Please email if you have any questions.

If you were 'conditionally accepted,' please reach out to the guidance office at the high school where you graduated and request to have your official transcript sent to

If you are a transfer student, please request official college transcripts be sent to if you hope to transfer credits to SUNY Sullivan.

Brightspace is an online tool your instructor will use to teach all or part of a course.

Watch the following Brightspace tutorial videos to become familiar:

  1. Brightspace - Navigation
  2. Brightspace - Using the Content tool
  3. Brightspace - Tracking Class Progress
  4. Brightspace - Setting up Notifications

Prior to arriving on campus, students will need to complete Orientation. Students will receive an email with further details so be sure to check your college email account regularly.

Log in to Brightspace and complete the "Achieving Success at SUNY Sullivan" course to familiarize yourself with the learning tool and learn more valuable information.

Click here to enter your course schedule and find the course materials you need. This information can also be found in your course syllabus on Brightspace.

If you are eligible for a book voucher that helps you pay for your course materials, click here to learn how to request a book voucher. Book vouchers expire, so complete the steps no later than the first week of classes.

If you have questions about book vouchers, please email

Now that you are registered, all college communication will be sent to your College email account, so it's important to check it regularly. Click here to login.

Click here to view. Mark your personal calendar with important dates, such as when the semester begins.

Admissions Office

Interested in attending SUNY Sullivan but not sure where to begin?

The Admissions Office is here to help.

Admissions Hours

Monday-Friday: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. (Closed Fridays during the Summer)
Saturday-Sunday: Closed

One-Stop Office E Building
845-434-5750 x4287
FAX: 845-434-0923


Our mission is to provide staff and resources to recruit, counsel and accept all eligible prospective students for SUNY Sullivan enrollment. To support a rich and rewarding college experience for its students. Admissions recruits a diverse student body from both within the Sullivan County Community and beyond. Information regarding SUNY Sullivan’s academic programs, student life and the enrollment process is promoted by Admissions through a variety of means to enhance prospective students’ academic careers and Sullivan County’s workforce.

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