Celebrate Nontraditional Student Week

UC Celebrates Nontraditional Student Week!

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 main lobby at UC anytime next week between the hours

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Student Veteran, Adam LeGrand, with Service Dog

Student Brings Veteran Support Programs to Campus

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 national peer-to-peer program that assists students with services offered through

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Marketing Team Wins National Award for University College Ad Campaign

  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 students throughout the U.S. The award will be presented at

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Celebrating University College: A Note from Chancellor Syverud

On the evening of Oct. 8, 1918, Syracuse University became one of the first universities in the nation to open its doors wide to “non-traditional” students. That night, 18 evening courses met in downtown Syracuse. They attracted hundreds of students who wanted to earn a bachelor’s degree but who-unlike traditional undergraduates-had to work all day or could not afford

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University College Wins Two UPCEA Awards

Syracuse, NY – University College of Syracuse University won two Mid-Atlantic Region UPCEA Awards for 2017. University and Professional Continuing Education Association (UPCEA) is the leading association for professional, continuing, and online education. Up Online won the Faculty and Staff Development Award for innovative programming to the continuing education field. The University Partners for Online Education Strategies (UP Online)

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