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Affinity Groups

Do you feel a strong connection to a group or activity you were involved with as a student at SUNY Oneonta? Those fun times don’t have to end after you graduate! Get involved with other alumni in your affinity group, catch up with your fellow Red Dragons and relive the good times. The Alumni Association recognizes affinity groups as a collection of people who have a shared identity or common goal. From academic majors, to student organizations, to athletics, to Greek Life and more - there is a place for you. Want to start a new affinity group? Just ask us how to get started!

Perks to joining an Affinity Group:

  • Connecting & Networking 
  • Professional & Personal development
  • Education and Exploration 
  • Information & Resource sharing
  • Sense of Community

Current active Affinity Groups*:

  • Alpha Sigma Beta (sorority)
  • Arethusa - Sigma Gamma Phi (sorority)
  • Athletics (current active groups: Women's Soccer, Women's Basketball, Softball, Men's Basketball, Men's Lacrosse)
  • Club Hockey
  • Legacy Families
  • WONY

*These affinity groups, their programs and resources are Funded (in part) from charitable gifts to the Fund for Oneonta.


Resources offered by the Alumni Association:

  • email set up to offer better communication with a broader audience
  • host registration pages for events
  • reserve spaces for your group to use on campus
  • post updates to your group on social media platforms and our website
  • create hotel blocks for rooms for discounted pricing
  • assist with catering needs
  • provide SUNY Oneonta swag to all our participants in events