Academic Opportunities and Support

See why nearly half of Syracuse students study abroad. Learn how the Honors program can enrich your studies with special seminars, cultural events and close faculty mentorship. And discover the many programs,offices, and staff ready to help you flourish. Explore this page for more details.

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Study Abroad

The Syracuse University classroom spans the globe. Choose from over 100 different Syracuse Abroad programs within 60 countries.

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Learning Centers

With learning centers in NYC, LA, and D.C., you have the opportunity to immerse yourself in real-world environments and learn from industry leaders, while working toward your degree.

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Research

Ranked as a top-tier research university, Syracuse is invested in your search for innovation. Work alongside some of the world's finest scholars while completing research that spans a full range of disciplines.

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Honors Program

With challenge comes reward. As a member of the Renée Crown University Honors Program, you'll maximize your education and distinguish yourself academically and professionally.

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Air Force and Army ROTC

Syracuse University's ROTC program gives you a jump on your future by earning an officer’s commission and a college degree at the same time.

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Entrepreneurship

At the Falcone Center for Entrepreneurship, you'll be provided with the resources and mindset needed for pursuing new ventures and putting your classroom knowledge to work.

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Learning Communities

Connect with students who share your passions by participating in a learning community or interest housing. You'll live and take classes with peers who share a common academic major or interest, allowing for a collaborative learning environment.

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Summer Programs

Summer at Syracuse provides opportunities to boost your GPA, earn credits, and stay on track to graduate by taking classes during an intensive two-week MAYmester, two 6-week summer sessions, or a 12-week combined session.

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Winterlude Online

Syracuse Winterlude Online gives you an opportunity to earn credits between semesters. Take an online class during the semester break in December and January, from wherever you are!

Support Resources

Whether it’s a study clinic or getting help with an upcoming assignment, there are plenty of resources available at Syracuse University to help you succeed not only in the classroom, but all around campus.

Center for Learning and Student Success

The Center for Learning and Student Success (CLASS) provides and facilitates academic support services, including one-on-one tutoring, small-group tutoring and workshops, and academic integrity education and training.

Fellowship and Scholarship Advising

The Center for Fellowship and Scholarship Advising is here to identify scholarship and fellowship opportunities that are perfect for you, and assist you through every phase of the application process.

Future Professoriate Program

Qualified graduate students in participating departments are eligible to join this award-winning program, ranked among the premier models for Teaching Assistant training in the U.S. The Future Professoriate Program provides you with the experience, confidence, and documented performance you need to excel as faculty in higher education.

Information Technology Services

ITS provides services, training, applications, and infrastructure to support your technology needs as a student, teacher, and researcher.

Subject-Area Librarians

The Syracuse Libraries are staffed with specialists knowledgeable in the most useful library tools and holdings for your field of study. 

The Graduate Editing Center

The GEC provides free editing and proofreading services from your lengthy graduate research to brief subject papers.

The Office of Disability Services

The Office of Disability Services will arrange for the provision of auxiliary aids, assistive technology, and reasonable accommodations for all qualified students with documented disabilities.

The Writing Center

You will have many writing assignments during your time at Syracuse University. Writing Center consultants can help you improve at any stage of the writing process.