Spring Receptions

Come to campus and celebrate with other admitted students!

Meet current students, learn more about your academic program, explore campus, meet with representatives from many of the offices and student organizations at Syracuse, and have lunch in the Dome.


Upcoming Events

  • April 3
  • April 6
  • April 13
  • April 17
  • April 20

Registration for Spring Receptions will be available in the near future. Please wait until you receive official admission notification before making travel plans.

What to Expect

Plan to spend the day learning what it means to be a Syracuse student. The day begins with check-in between 8:30-9:00 a.m. and runs through the early afternoon. Agenda includes:

  • Welcome session and video introduction
  • College information sessions
  • Lunch and Campus Life Expo
  • Campus and residence hall tours
  • Opportunities to explore the colleges and other University offices

We recommend casual dress and comfortable shoes. Be prepared for all types of weather.

Spring Reception Schedule

TimeEventLocation
8:30–9:15 a.m.Event
Check-in:
Refreshments will be available.
Location
TBD
9:15 a.m.Event
Welcome:
Join fellow admitted students and families for a warm welcome that includes an introduction to academic and campus life.
Location
TBD
10:00 a.m.Event
College Sessions:
Academic deans, faculty, and students will present programs, facilities, and opportunities. Dually admitted students may attend the morning college session of their choice.
Location
TBD
11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.Event
Lunch and Campus Life Exposition:
Enjoy lunch on the turf in the Dome. Visit with representatives of the colleges, campus departments, and student organizations.
Location
TBD
11:30 a.m.–1 p.m.Event
Resource and Cultural Centers Open House:
Learn more about the Office of Multicultural Affairs, the Slutzker Center for International Services, the LGBT Resource Center, and the Disability Cultural Center.
Location
TBD
12:30–1:00 p.m.Event
Residence Hall Tours: Option 1
Take a shuttle bus from the Dome to one of the buildings. Choose this option if you don’t have a preference for which hall you want to visit and would like to have shuttle service. After the visit, there are return shuttles from Day, Flint, Brewster, and Boland to College Place.
Location
TBD
12:45Event
Campus Tour
Location
TBD
1:00–2:30 p.m.Event
Campus Tours
Location
TBD
1:00–2:30 p.m.Event
Residence Hall Tours: Option 2
Guided tours of Shaw, Lawrinson, Brewster, Boland, and Sadler Halls are available. Choose this option if you want to select the hall you wish to visit and walk there on your own.
Location
TBD
1:00–4:00 p.m.Event
Colleges and Campus Resources:
The afternoon is open to you. Visit another college, or learn more about campus resources. View specific schedule information on the following page.
Location
TBD
Shuttle service from main campus to the Skytop parking lot is offered 12:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m. Shuttles depart from College Place.

The Afternoon is Open to You

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

Admissions staff will be available from 2:00-4:00 p.m. in the Schine Student Center Atrium to answer questions and hear about your day.

Schools and Colleges

Faculty and staff will be on hand to answer your questions. For students who have been dually admitted, this is a great time to visit your dual college of admission.

TimeEventLocation
1:30–2:30 p.m.Event
Architecture Open House
Location
TBD
1:30–3:30 p.m.Event
Arts and Sciences | Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs Open House
Location
TBD
2:00–4:00 p.m.Event
Education Open House
Location
TBD
2:00–4:00 p.m.Event
Engineering and Computer Science Open House & Lab Tours
Location
TBD
1:30–3:00 p.m.Event
Information Studies Open House
Location
TBD
2:00–3:00 p.m.Event
Management Open House
Location
TBD
3:00–3:30 p.m.Event
Whitman Dual Majors Information Session
Location
TBD
2:00–3:00 p.m.Event
Public Communications Information Session
Location
TBD
2:00–3:00 p.m.Event
Sport and Human Dynamics Open House
Location
TBD
2:00–3:00 p.m.Event
Dean's Reception for Admitted Students
Location
TBD
3:00–4:00 p.m.Event
Visual and Performing Arts Open House
Location
TBD

Other Opportunities to Explore

Representatives will be available at the locations listed below to provide information and answer your questions.

TimeEventLocation
2:00–4:00 p.m.Event
Center for Career Services
Location
TBD
2:00–4:00 p.m.Event
Center for International Services
Location
TBD
2:00–4:00 p.m.Event
Office of Multicultural Affairs
Location
TBD
2:00–4:00 p.m.Event
Bird Library
Location
TBD
2:00–4:00 p.mEvent
Blackstone LaunchPad
Location
TBD
2:00–4:00 p.m.Event
MakerSpace: Imagine, Design, Tinker, Build
Location
TBD
2:00–4:00 p.m.Event
SUArt Galleries
Location
TBD
2:00–4:00 p.m.Event
Office of Disability Services
Location
TBD
2:00–4:00 p.m.Event
Religious Facilities
Location
TBD