Information for Admitted Discovery Program Students

Congratulations on your admission to a Syracuse University Discovery Program!

By beginning your first semester abroad, you’ll:

  • Expand your perspective on culture, education, business, politics, international relations, and more.
  • Experience greater cultural immersion and improved foreign language skills by living with a host family.
  • Set yourself apart with potential employers, and develop/strengthen your entrepreneurial skills and aspirations.

Learn More About the Discovery Programs

  • Review details of your academic program, as well as videos from Discovery ambassadors (and one Discovery parent).
  • We will host special Facebook groups for Discovery students and parents (invitations will be sent via email). If you have not received your invitation, please email


Recommended reading:

  • Beppe Severgnini’s La Bella Figura

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Get to know Florence:

Syracuse University Florence


Recommended reading:

  • The Art of Travel by Alain deBotton
  • Paris to the Moon by Adam Gopnik
  • Pure by Andrew Miller
  • Suite Française by Irène Nemirovsky
  • Dreaming in French: The Paris Years of Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy, Susan Sontag, and Angela Davis by Alice Kaplan

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Get to know Strasbourg:

Syracuse University Strasbourg


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Get to know Madrid:

Syracuse University Madrid