Admitted Students

​Congratulations to all 2017 admits!

Prepare to make your mark intellectually while making a difference on campus and in the world.

Your experience at Syracuse University will be enhanced by participation in internships, community partnerships, study abroad experiences, and access to over 350 student organizations. You’ll enjoy a deep sense of community, and the powerful sense of pride for which Syracuse students are known. Go Orange!

Before you begin the process to accept your offer of admission, please activate your NetID, if you have not already done so. Your NetID gives you access to computing services and facilities, including the high-speed wireless (AirOrangeX) network and internet connections across campus, and the University’s web-based email system, SUmail.

Accept your offer of admission

Visit Options

The Office of Admissions invites admitted students to visit campus throughout the spring. Meet current students, learn more about your academic program, and explore campus.

Find out moreSpring Receptions

Checklists and Preparation

Review your checklist to find out how to accept your offer of admission. Please sign and submit all forms, along with relevant payments, by the date indicated on your letter of admission. It is recommended that you make copies of the materials you send.

Get ready


Approximately 70 percent of Syracuse students live in University housing. Living on campus can make your life more convenient and connected. Learn about your options and prepare to make your arrangements for the housing process, which begins in May.

Check out the residence hallsApply to live in a learning community

Dining and Meal Plans

With five dining centers, multiple food courts, cafés, and campus convenience stores, there are plenty of food options to satisfy your hunger.

Sign up for a meal plan

Expenses, Billing, and Payment

At Syracuse University we offer different options to make paying for college more flexible.

Review your estimated expenses

SummerStart Program

SummerStart is a program for admitted students that encourages a smooth transition from high school to college. You’ll take for-credit courses with other incoming students, live in a residence hall, and participate in a campus life orientation seminar.

Learn more

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