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Campus life across Syracuse University.

Discover a bold, spirited campus community where you’ll find plenty of ways to be yourself—and belong to something bigger.

Live the Orange Experience

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Campus is a lively community where you can connect with others through classes, groups or events that match your interests. Campus life isn't just about academics; it's about a holistic experience where you can grow personally and belong to something bigger.

Begin Your Orange Journey

Explore academic options aligned with the careers of tomorrow.

Find your program

Stats and Facts

300 +

Student Organizations
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100 +

Study Abroad Programs
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53 %

of students live on campus.
150 +

Years of History
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Campus Housing

Get comfortable and settle into one of our 21 residence halls to relax, study and connect with friends.

Make yourself at home
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Student Centers

Our dynamic, inviting spaces are designed to support the way you live, work and play—claim a quiet corner or meet up with friends for great food and events.

Explore the heart of campus
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Meals and Dining

With 23 places to eat on campus, delicious and healthy food options are always easy to find.

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Explore Our Beautiful Campus

Our campus is more than just a vibrant place to live and study—it’s a welcoming community where you’ll make lifelong friends who share life-changing experiences.

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Life on Campus

Get involved on campus by exploring our student organizations and our state-of-the-art wellness hub.

Living in Central New York

Our campus overlooks the City of Syracuse in the heart of New York state. Discover amazing restaurants, historic architecture, farmers markets, wildlife, the Finger Lakes, the Great Lakes, waterfalls and much more—all a short drive or bus ride away.

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Campus Highlights


Residence Halls
25 +

Living Learning Communities
Explore communities
80 +

Outdoor Adventure Trips
50 +

Greek Organizations

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

Alison Gilmore ’24 Sport Analytics David B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics
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Student waving a Syracuse University flag during a game in the JMA Wireless Dome.


With eight men’s and 12 women’s NCAA Division 1 athletics teams, you’ll always have plenty of reasons to cheer on the Orange—our spirit is undeniable.

Check out our sports teams
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A Welcoming Place to Call Home

Our campus is a safe community with resources to help you stay comfortable, healthy and secure while learning and living in your home away from home.

Learn about safety and support

Also of Interest

About Syracuse University

Syracuse University provides educational pathways for nearly every passion and ambition.

Admissions and Aid

Start your academic journey and learn alongside world-class researchers, scholars and innovators.

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Students outdoors playing a game.
JMA Wireless Dome during game day.