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Orange Previews are a great way for you to explore Syracuse University!

Check-in begins at 8 a.m., and you should plan to spend the morning on campus. You'll meet staff and faculty in your college of interest, take a tour of campus led by a student ambassador from our University 100 and have the opportunity to meet campus representatives from Syracuse Abroad, the Office of Pre-College Programs and the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarship Programs. Orange Previews are intended for prospective first-year and transfer students.

Are you an admitted student? Discover visit opportunities just for you!

Upcoming Dates

Summer Orange Preview dates will be posted in mid-April!

Program Highlights

This is an overview of the Orange Preview program. You will receive a final schedule and session options upon arrival.

Time Event Location
8-9:30 a.m. Check-In: Take a campus tour or visit with representatives from the Office of Admissions, Financial Aid and Scholarship Programs, Office of Pre-College Programs and Study Abroad. Light refreshments will be available. (Tours and visitation with campus representatives resume at 12 p.m.) Schine Student Center
9:45-10:30 a.m. Welcome and Panel Discussion: Kick off your day on campus with an introduction to the Syracuse University experience with members of the Admissions Committee and University 100 student ambassadors. Schine Student Center
10:45 a.m. College Sessions: Meet with a representative of one of our 10 schools/colleges to learn more about their programs. Staff will lead you to your college location.
12-1:30 p.m. Get Your Questions Answered: Visit with representatives from Financial Aid and Scholarship Programs, Office of Pre-College Programs and Study Abroad. The Office of Admissions will also be available to answer questions. Light refreshments will be available. Schine Student Center

Campus Tour Options

8:15 a.m. Early Bird Campus Tour Schine Student Center
12-1:30 p.m. Campus Tour (Tours dismiss every 15 minutes until 1:30 p.m.) Schine Student Center

Design Your Afternoon

Customize your afternoon. Visit another school or college or learn more about campus resources.

Schools and Colleges

Faculty and staff will be on hand to answer your questions. This is a great opportunity to learn about another college or program you may be interested in at Syracuse. Note: Locations subject to change.

1-2 p.m. School of Architecture Open House Slocum Hall, Room 225
1-2 p.m. College of Arts and Sciences | Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs Open House Hall of Languages, Room 301
1-2 p.m. School of Education Open House 111 Waverly Ave., Suite 230
1-2 p.m. College of Engineering and Computer Science Open House Link Hall, Suite 123
1-2 p.m. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics Open House White Hall, Room 340
1-2 p.m. School of Information Studies (iSchool) Open House Hinds Hall, Room 121
1-2 p.m. Newhouse School of Public Communications Open House Newhouse I, Lobby
1-2 p.m. College of Visual and Performing Arts Open House Crouse College, Room 202
1-2 p.m. Whitman School of Management Open House Whitman School of Management, Lobby, 721 University Ave.

Other Opportunities To Explore

1-3 p.m. Bird Library Bird Library
1-3 p.m. Blackstone Launch Pad Bird Library
1-3 p.m. Hendricks Chapel Hendricks Chapel
1-3 p.m. Intercultural Collective: Disability Cultural Center, LGBTQ Resource Center, Office of Multicultural Affairs Schine Student Center
1-3 p.m. Renée Crown University Honors Program Bowne Hall
1-3 p.m. Syracuse Office of Undergraduate Research and Creative Engagement Bird Library
1-3 p.m. Syracuse University Art Museum Shaffer Art Building

Parking Information

Event parking is complimentary in the University Avenue Garage (UAG). Please use the Harrison Street entrance when you arrive.

Parking information and directions to UAG

Additional Open Houses

Engineering and Computer Science Open House

Saturday, April 13
10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Discover the breadth of our programs in engineering and computers science. Meet faculty and current students while exploring research and design projects and touring our facilities.

Learn more and register

Spring Native Outreach Day

Monday, April 29
9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Syracuse University is in the heart of Haudenosaunee territory and has a valued partnership with our Indigenous neighbors. On campus, we support, guide and encourage our Indigenous students through resources, events and enriching programming. Join us to hear how Syracuse supports Indigenous students, meet with representatives from our Native Student Program and hear from a panel of current Indigenous students.

Register

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