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Impact begins with a spark. Find the foundation to light your own with the research capabilities, support systems and connections to make your mark from day one.

Learn Through Purpose

Belong to an R1 research university while learning alongside faculty who are active industry leaders.

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First-Year Students

There are so many exciting possibilities in front of you! Whatever you decide to do and become, we know it's going to be amazing. And we know because of the opportunities you'll have here.

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International Students

Choose Syracuse University for its blend of extraordinary academics, legendary spirit, and research, internship and extracurricular opportunities—all offered in a classic campus setting.

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Transfer Students

If you're thinking about transferring to Syracuse University, you have plenty of company. Hundreds of transfer students arrive on campus every year, ready to take advantage of all we have to offer.

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Career Paths

Explore majors and minors based on your career goals, and discover how our programs connect you with leading scientists and scholars who can prepare you for a career built on your passion.

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Admitted Students

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

Veteran and Military-Connected Students

Syracuse University ranks among the nation's top schools for veterans. Supporting military-connected scholars is central to our mission.

Native American and Indigenous Students

Find a welcoming campus community and rich academic programs with faculty, staff and alumni who are invested in helping Indigenous students succeed—from admission through graduation and beyond.

Pre-College for High School Students

Want to experience college while you're still in high school? For more than 60 years, Syracuse University has provided high school students with the opportunity to explore potential majors and careers in its renowned pre-college program.

The resources at Syracuse University are just incredible and there’s no shortage of opportunity. That means a lot to me and has had a major impact on the person that I am.

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Majors and Minors

With 200+ majors and 100+ minors, Syracuse University provides limitless educational pathways.

Admissions Requirements

View a complete list of requirements for first-year and transfer admissions. Requirements for specific colleges and international students are available as well.

Degree Outcomes

Our graduates rise to become influential leaders in the careers of today and tomorrow. From newsrooms to classrooms, laboratories to boardrooms, you'll find members of our Orange network.


Information for Parents and Families

A great experience here at Syracuse University starts in the classroom, but it doesn't end there. Support and mentorship in academics, extracurriculars and career preparation begin on day one for your student.

Information for High School Counselors

Counselors play a vital role in the daily lives of students searching for their next step. Find information specifically for counselors assisting students applying to Syracuse University.

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