50%

Acceptance Rate

$26,296

Avg.Financial Aid

002882

FAFSA Code

About Syracuse University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

22,803

Website

https://www.syracuse.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

MSCHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Syracuse University is a private not-for-profit research institution that was established on March 24, 1870. Syracuse University campus is located in heart of the New York State. The university was the first to adopt one official color (Orange) and first in the nation to offer a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. It is dedicated to providing students with services, information, and support that would help them to achieve personal as well as professional success.

From the year 1870, the university grew very big and offered programs even in physical science and modern languages. As soon as after World War II the university got transformed into a major research institute and also provides a choice of more than 200 majors and 100 minors and also has student population from 50 U.S. states and 123 countries. 

  • The student-faculty ratio is 15:1.

  • University acceptance rate is 52%.

  • The graduation rate of the university is 82%.

  • The retention rate is 91% for the full-time students and 67% for part-time students.

  • The total student population of the university is 21,970, which includes 19,153 full time and 2,817 part-time students.

  • University notable alumni include Bob Costas, Joe Biden, Dick Clark, Aaron Sorkin, and more.


Online Education at Syracuse University

The university's i-school is serving its non-traditional students from 1993. The online classes are taught by the same faculty who teach the campus students. The only difference a student can find between online and on-campus programs is that the way in which they are delivered.  The university's fully online classes are convenient, flexible, and affordable. 

  • The university provides 28 online programs across various disciplines. Syracuse University majors include Arts, Business Management, Computer Science, Engineering, Information Science, and Public Administration. 

  • MediaSite is a tool that helps faculty to capture, create, and import content that is generated from classrooms, an event, video conference, and publish content to their students through various methods.


Reviews

Students reviews on the university are as follows.

  • Students say that the university has got everything with them. It has a great Greek life, sports, academics, reputation, and of course campus. The university provides great education during the week and great social life during weekends.

  • The university has a good atmosphere and welcoming environment. A student will never feel like an outsider and campus feels like a home.

Location & Contact

Address

900 South Crouse Ave.

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 3154431870
Fax: 3154431870
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Rankings

Some of the rankings according to the US News are as follows. 

  • The university is ranked 26th in 'Best School for Veterans'.

  • Syracuse is ranked 51st in 'Best Value Schools'.

  • It is ranked 53rd in 'National Universities'.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

1st Jan

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

50%

SAT Range

1180 - 1370

ACT Range

25 - 30

Application Fee

$75

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Recommended

Accept Common App

Yes

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$39,005

Average Annual Cost

$50,230

Books And Supplies

$1,500

Other Fees

$1,623

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$15,550

Budget For Other Expenses

$1,733

Total One Year Cost

$70,636

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

15:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

90%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

100%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$3,609

Faculty Overview

57%

Male Professors

43%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Psychology, General

232 Graduates

Information Science/Studies

217 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

187 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

186 Graduates

Economics

185 Graduates

Marketing

178 Graduates

Political Science and Government

155 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

146 Graduates

Journalism

145 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

141 Graduates

Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

140 Graduates

International Relations and Nationa...

120 Graduates

Architectural Sciences and Technolo...

108 Graduates

Biology, General

108 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

106 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

100 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

85 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

81 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

76 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

73 Graduates

Public Health

69 Graduates

History

67 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

66 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

61 Graduates

Public Administration

61 Graduates

Civil Engineering

58 Graduates

Biomedical/Medical Engineering

51 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

49 Graduates

Sociology

48 Graduates

Social Work

46 Graduates

Foods, Nutrition, and Related Servi...

44 Graduates

Arts, Entertainment,and Media Manag...

43 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

42 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

42 Graduates

Chemical Engineering

38 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

37 Graduates

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human...

36 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

35 Graduates

Neurobiology and Neurosciences

34 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

32 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

31 Graduates

Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astrona...

30 Graduates

Applied Mathematics

30 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

30 Graduates

Education, General

27 Graduates

Mathematics

27 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

26 Graduates

Computer Engineering

25 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

25 Graduates

Music

24 Graduates

Chemistry

23 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

23 Graduates

Real Estate

23 Graduates

Anthropology

20 Graduates

Geography and Cartography

20 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

20 Graduates

Interior Architecture

18 Graduates

Philosophy

16 Graduates

Human Services, General

15 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

14 Graduates

Biotechnology

12 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

12 Graduates

Physics

11 Graduates

Environmental/Environmental Health...

10 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

10 Graduates

Nutrition Sciences

9 Graduates

Area Studies

8 Graduates

Systems Science and Theory

5 Graduates

Classical and Ancient Studies

4 Graduates

Homeland Security, Law Enforcement,...

4 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

3 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

2 Graduates

Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...

2 Graduates

Hospitality Administration/Manageme...

2 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

1 Graduates

Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, G...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

15,226

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

21%

Full-time

96%

Part-time

4%

Students Gender

Male

46%

US National: 44%

Female

54%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

58% White

3% Unknown

6% Black

9% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

13% Non Resident alien

7% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

0 Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0

Unknown Location

56%

Out Of State

30%

In State

14%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$75,289 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 99% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

99%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$8,260/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $7,290/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$7,290/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Otto the Orange

School Colors

orange

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Atlantic Coast Conference

Total Male Athletes

304

Total Female Athletes

263

Intramural Sports

12

Sports Club

56

Sports Team (Men)

Basketball

Cross Country

Crew-Rowing

Football

Lacrosse

Soccer

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Crew-Rowing

Field Hockey

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$45,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$62,100/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0 $100,000

$22,250

$31,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$231 - 322

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

74%

Average Aid Per Year

$26,296

Students Receiving Federal Grants

17%

Average Aid Per Year

$6,206

Students Receiving State Aid

13%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,808

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

73%

Average Aid Per Year

$24,442

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$45,827

$30K - $48K

$44,065

$48K - $75K

$38,015

$75K - $110K

$33,632

> $110K

$19,394

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$270,000,000

The university provides financial aid in the form of scholarships, loans, and grants. The office of financial aid helps students in finding the best source that is available to make their education affordable in Syracuse. Students looking for a financial assistance has to fill up the FAFSA form. 

Syracuse University federal school code is 002882.

  • Federal Aid includes grants such as Pell Grants, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), TEACH Grants, and loans such as Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan, and Direct PLUS Loan. Federal Work-Study option helps students to work for part-time and earn money for their education.

  • State Aids includes New York Tuition Assistance Program (TAP).

  • Syracuse University Scholarships and Grants include Academic Merit, AmeriCorps Scholarships, Haudenosaunee Scholarships, Haudenosaunee Honor Scholarship, Junior Achievement Scholarship, and Syracuse University Grant.

  • Military Aid includes the Post 9/11 GI Bill, Tuition Assistance Program, and Yellow Ribbon Program.