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Get to know us and learn why Syracuse University prepares students for a lifetime of impact.

We connect student passions with personalized pathways to success, interdisciplinary opportunities and a global network of prominent mentors and leaders.

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Get to know us and learn why Syracuse University prepares students for a lifetime of impact.

In a world undergoing extraordinary transformation, leadership and innovation are more critical than ever. Our students work alongside leading scholars and have access to hands-on research and learning opportunities—all of which prepare them to shape their communities and become the change-makers of tomorrow.

From a rich array of degree programs and extracurricular activities that ignite their passions, to integrated health and wellness offerings that empower them to embrace the college experience with a sense of well-being―Syracuse University goes beyond the classroom to fuel discovery and positive impact.

With 13 schools and colleges, 200 customizable majors and 100 minors, Syracuse University provides limitless educational pathways. New interdisciplinary areas ranging from social justice and artificial intelligence to energy and environment provide hands-on research experiences that broaden perspectives and prepare students for the careers of tomorrow.

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80% of Syracuse University students received some form of financial support totaling more than $414 million million (2019-2020 data)

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Placement Outcome (Graduates in full-and part-time positions, military service, volunteer or service programs, and graduate school.)

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Providing Unlimited Opportunities and a Personalized Experience

We meet students where they are. Through a dynamic blend of liberal arts and professional studies programs, we prepare students for any career imaginable―and some that haven’t been invented yet—so they’ll be ready to tackle tomorrow’s challenges.

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ROTC Alumnus Will Join the U.S. Space Force

After commissioning into the U.S. Air Force through Syracuse University’s Reserve Officer Training Program, 2nd Lt. Daniel Egert is putting satellites and people into orbit.

A Robust Alumni Network That Connects Students to Experiences and Leaders

Being Orange is about more than just a color, a place or a degree. It embodies a lifelong connection to a worldwide network of innovators, thinkers and creative solution-finders. Orange communities celebrate tradition, connections and being part of something bigger.

For Mentors and Former Students, Relationships Thrive After Graduation

Syracuse University alumni reflect on the enduring importance of positive teacher-student relationships.

Creating Global Citizens and Inspiring Innovation

Our students step into a global classroom, map new routes to discovery and embrace hands-on learning that broadens their views. With more than 300 student organizations, five award-winning study abroad centers and international programs in 60 countries to choose from, our students gain global perspectives that last a lifetime.

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Seeking Truth and Justice Through the Power of Words

Jewél Jackson embraces every opportunity to gain hands-on experience and expand her writing portfolio as she prepares for a life of truth-telling as an investigative journalist.

A Proud Community of Change-Makers

Syracuse University students pursue ambitious discovery on campus, in the community and around the world, gaining appreciation for diverse viewpoints, interests and beliefs. Our graduates are prepared to take on the world and realize their full potential.

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A Passion for Truth and a Gift for Leadership

Pich Chet will enter Syracuse University in fall 2020 equipped with the media skills she gained in high school and the tenacity she learned from her mother while growing up in Cambodia.

Learn more about Syracuse today! We welcome you to join our proud and vibrant community. We champion respect for everyone’s contributions, and our network of alumni connects students to opportunities and experiences so they graduate ready to thrive and take on the world.

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Syracuse University fosters a warm, classical collegiate environment where you can live, learn, and thrive. We invite prospective students and their families to learn more about Syracuse University and find out what it means to be Orange.

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Make an impact, dream big and become part of our proud community. If you're ready to map out your own academic experience, conduct innovative research, and learn why Orange is more than a color, begin your application today!