Interested in learning the Onondaga language? 

We are now accepting applications for a Fall 2017 intake. Please visit 30 CAO Lane in Ohsweken from Monday-Friday between 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. to pick up an application package. Applications are due on or before August 25, 2017 @ 4 p.m.

Please see below for more information about the application process.  


Admissions to Gawęnahwishe' Onǫda'gega' includes a) filling out a written application and b) the successful completion of a 40 word test. A pdf version of the 40 word test can be found here.

To receive an application, please contact us at In the meantime, check out our resources page.