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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.
You can 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 available through the schools and colleges, as well as the TEDCenter.
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.
Syracuse University was founded in 1870 as a private coeducational institution. It has 12 schools and colleges, with undergraduate and graduate students representing all 50 U.S. states and 124 countries. The sprawling 900-acre campus has an architecturally significant mix of historic and modern buildings with state-of-the-art facilities and technology. Our athletic teams are top ranked among the most competitive teams in the nation. The libraries, gyms, computer services, and facilities are first rate. Syracuse is widely known as the winter snow capital of the U.S., and our summers are warm and sunny.
Syracuse University is a world-class institution with an international reputation and alumni in every corner of the globe. There are over 5,700 higher education institutions in the United States, and Syracuse University ranks among the top 55. It offers top-level programs in Architecture, Advertising, Entrepreneurship, Information Systems, International Relations, Library and Information Science, Public Administration, Public Relations, Radio/Television, and Sport Management. Other highly regarded programs include Interior Design, Business, Creative Writing, Fine Arts, Journalism, Social Work, and Law.
Syracuse University is a place where students from diverse backgrounds stretch their limits and learn from scholars of distinction, industry leaders, and community members. Together, they explore, discover, and break boundaries as they address real-world issues. And by connecting theory with practice, SU students learn to make their mark by preparing for the world in the world.
Syracuse is the fifth largest city in the State of New York, in the northeastern United States. It is located within a half day’s drive of New York City, Washington, D.C., Toronto, and Boston, with easy access to airlines, trains, and buses. Syracuse is the hub of Central New York, which has over a million inhabitants and is surrounded by scenic rolling hills, mountains, and the famous Finger Lakes.