The Office of First-Year and Transfer Programs (FYTP) is devoted to helping you make a successful and fulfilling transition to SU. From the day you are accepted (as a first-year or transfer student) throughout your SU career, FYTP is your partner in academic excellence, getting to know our environments, and starting your experience with confidence!
Starting at Syracuse University in August? ReadySet is your your step by step guide to a successful and smooth transition to Syracuse University. Make sure you check out all the information, and pay close attention to the checklist to make sure you don't miss important deadlines or tasks.
Thursday, August 25 through Sunday, August 28
Syracuse University orientation takes place a few days prior to the start of classes. Students will not have a summer session orientation.
Explore 44 is a social media campaign to help all new students at Syracuse University transition to college life and get connected on campus during your first 44 days!
The Goon Squad has been a tradition at Syracuse University since 1944 and a vital part of welcoming our new students into the Orange Family.
The Goon Squad help greet new students and their families during Syracuse Welcome and new student move-in on August 24 and 25!