Academic Opportunities

At Syracuse, you’ll do more than just pursue your passion. You’ll be given the tools and opportunities that will enable you to flourish in your chosen area of study.

Your anthropology major could lead to assisting archaeologists while studying abroad in China. Your chemistry major could lead to collaborating with your professor in publishing research findings. Or you may prefer to let your art studies take you out of the classroom and into the many on-campus galleries.

Whatever you’re interested in, you can learn more about it here. See why nearly half of Syracuse students study abroad. Learn how you can be among the best of the best in our Honors program. And discover our tools for academic success.

Downtown Warsaw, Poland

Study abroad

You can choose from over 100 different programs within 60 countries, and engage in internships, Signature Seminars, language study, homestay, and community engagement projects.

Discover the world

Student speaking at Honors reception in Chancellor's House

Renée Crown University Honors Program

With challenge comes reward—that’s the philosophy of the Renée Crown University Honors Program. Members maximize their education and distinguish themselves academically and professionally.

Honor your potential

Students studying at Carnegie library

Academic support

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.

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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.

Find out more about ROTC


AP/IB/CLEP credit

Wondering how your Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate, and CLEP credits might transfer? Syracuse University accepts a wide variety of course credits. 

Find out if your credits transfer