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Ranked in the top 75 universities in the United States, SU offers hundreds of majors, flexible study options, and research opportunities for undergraduates and graduates, all in an ideal campus setting. Learn more.

Lebanon Event Showcases Successful SU Alumni

Lebanon event

On the occasion of the visit to Lebanon by James O'Connor, executive director of Middle East advancement and external affairs at Syracuse University, the Beirut Alumni Chapter of SU held a dinner at the Gefinor Rotana Hotel in Beirut. 

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Syracuse University Press focuses on Middle East


Syracuse University Press maintains one of the strongest collections of Middle East-related titles of any university or academic publisher in the United States. Read more

SU and the Middle East

Syracuse University's proud alumni are making their mark around the world, especially in the Middle East, North Africa, and Turkey (MENAT). This site is dedicated to connecting alumni, supporting future generations of SU graduates from the region, and showcasing the variety of educational opportunities SU offers in MENAT.

Groundbreaking partnership in disability studies


Syracuse University and the King Salman Center for Disability Research have formed a partnership to advance scholarship in the area of learning disabilities. The partnership is designed to spur innovations in pedagogy, technology, engineering, policy and law, and related realms to educators, policy makers, clinicians and others within the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Read more.

SU goes on the road to engage prospective students in the MENAT region


In less than one month, Sherlyn Sychua, regional manager for advancement and external affairs/ admissions, covered thousands of miles from Dubai to Turkey visiting high schools and attending educational fairs to share the Syracuse experience with prospective students in the Middle East and Turkey.

Dubai internship provides real-world, practical learning experiences


For the third consecutive year, Raymond International Pipeline Services Group is providing an invaluable opportunity for students from Syracuse University’s L C Smith College of Engineering and Computer Science (LCS) to travel to the Persian/Arabian Gulf region to learn first-hand about a real-world issue impacting the Arabian Peninsula—the supply of potable water in arid regions. Raymond International Headquarters is in Bahrain and has offices in Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait and UK. 

TBWA/RAAD internship gives advertising students global perspective

RAAD Interns

TBWA\RAAD, a leading advertising agency network in the Middle East and North Africa region, has welcomed two Newhouse students to the heart of the Middle East. The Newhouse TBWA\RAAD internship program, now in its fourth year, provides a six-week working experience in one of the world's most dynamic and fast-developing cities. 

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Connect with SU in Dubai

Sherlyn Sychua
Regional Manager for Advancement and External Affairs/Admissions

G30 Blk13 Knowledge Village
Dubai, UAE 500752

Phone: +97144336012
Fax: +97144438935


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