You don’t have to be enrolled in a degree program to find an option that suits your interests at University College. There are many different opportunities to expand your learning, whether you’re seeking career advancement or personal enrichment.


Summer Programs

UC administers all Summer at Syracuse programs for all students – full time and part time. The extensive Summer offerings include undergraduate and graduate classes in four different sessions, Summer College for High School Students, SummerStart, and Bristol-Myers Squibb Science Horizons.

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Summer College for High School Students
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Student SUccess Initiative
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English Language Institute

UC is home of the renowned English Language Institute, which provides intensive English courses to international students and professionals from around the globe.  Intensive English language classes in academic English for international students, scholars, and professionals. There are five proficiency levels. It also designs tailor-made courses for discipline specific needs on a contract basis. For example, in the summer, it offers business English for global executives. Classes are intensive and range from 20 to 30 hours per week.

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Community Programs

Many time-honored community programs that connect the University with the greater Central New York area. These include Thursday Morning Roundtable, Onondaga Citizens League, Institute for Retired People, and Citizens Academy.

Workshops & Programs

Helen Benning Regnier Summer Institute on Leadership and Change in an Information Society; Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration (PARCC); and Communication Workshops.

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Student Opportunities

Learn about the opportunities available to you as a part-time SU student and/or veteran. Study abroad, do an internship, prepare for your job search – whatever you need, it’s likely that SU has a program in place that can help make it happen!