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University College of Syracuse University is located on the Syracuse University campus at 700 University Avenue. It is easily accessible from downtown Syracuse, Route 81, and Interstate 690.
Every year, the Thursday before the Syracuse University Commencement ceremony in the Dome, University College conducts a Convocation and Commencement Celebration for its part-time undergraduates who will be receiving diplomas that year.
Choose from more than two hundred degrees at Syracuse University, with bachelor’s degree, associate degree, master’s degree, and Ph.D. options. A number of certificate programs that provide a valuable credential for career advancement are also available through the schools and colleges.
Thousands of courses are offered each semester at SU. View a full listing of them at MySlice.syr.edu, where you can search by subject, session, or mode of instruction.
You may be determined to finish a degree you started years ago but never completed. Or maybe you never went to college but find yourself limited in your employment options and unfulfilled in your career aspirations. We welcome you and your goal to study part-time at Syracuse University.
Part-time students can earn a bachelor’s degree, associate degree or certificate from Syracuse University in a wide range of majors and disciplines. Find the program that works for you.
Once you’ve been admitted to University College, you’ll need to choose your classes and register for them. It’s best to get started early – some classes fill quickly and you don’t want to get closed out of the ones you need for your degree program.
Keep an updated copy of the academic calendar, and highlight the dates and deadlines. It is imperative that you meet all deadlines for registration, dropping or adding a class, applying for financial aid, etc.
All students requesting financial aid must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) each academic year. Additional requirements for completing financial aid applications depend on which type of aid applicant you are.
University College offers a number of scholarships and grants for need-based and merit-based students, and student veterans.
Transfer credits to Syracuse University and finish your degree
BPS degrees and certificates can be earned entirely online!
Explore SU’s wide range of degrees and certificates – and keep in mind that some certificates can be folded into a degree program later on
Need credits? Think summer!
We’re not only the home of part-time studies at Syracuse University, we’re also an enthusiastic promoter and supporter of adults who want to pursue a degree, advance their career, engage in the community, or just enjoy lifelong learning. Part-time students have access to everything Syracuse University has to offer – distinguished faculty, lectures, concerts, clubs, athletic events, gyms, and much more. Once you graduate, you will join a dynamic alumni network with connections across the globe. Contact University College with any questions you have about part-time study. Whatever you’re looking for, we’ll help you get started on the journey of a lifetime.
John Cuyler is never one to let an opportunity slip by. He graduated from Syracuse University’s Whitman School of Management in spring 2009 where he earned a degree in Entrepreneurship and Emerging Enterprises (EEE) while enrolled part time through University College. During the course of Cuyler’s studies, life became a
November 3, 2017
by University College
University College celebrates Nontraditional Student Week November 6-10. Our students juggle families, jobs, and other responsibilities while studying part-time, all in an effort to build a better life for themselves and their families through education. In recognition of nontraditional students, we invite UC students and faculty to visit the… Read More
November 1, 2017
by University College
As a medic in the U.S. Air Force for 10 years, Adam LeGrand experienced and witnessed traumatic events that had a long-term impact on him. At a recent meeting of the Student Veterans Organization (SVO) housed at University College, LeGrand shared information on the Disabled Student Veteran Liaison Program (DSL), a… Read More
October 25, 2017
by University College
University College’s Fall 2017 advertising campaign took a silver award in the University Professional Continuing Education Association’s (UPCEA) national competition. The campaign included a TV commercial, digital and social media ads, print, and radio. The prestigious annual competition draws entries from hundreds of colleges and universities serving nontraditional… Read More
SU was the among the first in the country to open its doors to nontraditional students on October 8, 1918, when our first evening classes were … Read more
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Paid opportunity for work/study students: SU Literacy Corps needs students who can work as tutors in Syracuse area classrooms. Pay rate is $10.40/hour. … Read more
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Voices of UC: “Having a college degree means I don’t have to place any limitations on what job I can have in the future. I have been given the … Read more
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Part-time students – get involved! Attend the Fair tomorrow and learn about all the organizations available to you.
Winter Student Involvement Fair Wednesday
news.syr.edu On Wednesday, Jan. 17, students will have the opportunity to engage with more than 80 student organizations during the Winter Student Involvement Fair. The fair, located in Goldstein Auditorium, Schine Student Center, from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., aims to connect new students, as well as students seeki...
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Meet the MLK Celebration Unsung Hero Award Winners
2018 Martin Luther King Celebration Unsung Hero Award Winners Announced
news.syr.edu The Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Committee has announced this year’s Unsung Hero Award winners. The awards are presented annually to people who, in the spirit of King’s “beloved community,” have made a positive difference in the lives of others, but who are not widely recognized for th...
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