The SU Campus
The SU Campus
Chartered in 1870, Syracuse University is a private, coeducational, urban institution located in the heart of Central New York. The 270-acre main campus is within easy driving distance of Toronto, Boston, Montreal and New York City. Learning centers in New York City, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, and abroad offer a rich mix of academic courses, alumni activities and immersion programs. Under the leadership of Kent Syverud, the University’s 12th chancellor and president, Syracuse is recognized as a student-focused global research university renowned for academic rigor, richly diverse learning experiences, and a spirit of discovery.
A Campus of Diversity
Athletics and Student Activities
With more than 50 registered student clubs and organizations, there is something for everyone. The campus is also home to three athletic facilities, including Archbold and Flanagan Gymnasiums, and the Women's Building, which house a variety of athletic equipment, two full-length swimming pools, aerobic classes and dance studios. Students can also participate in more than 20 different intramural sports offered during both semesters. With multiple nationally ranked Division I sports teams, SU has strong school spirit. The iconic Carrier Dome is conveniently located directly on SU's campus. Student tickets are offered at a discount.
Located next to campus and boasting more than 20 restaurants, Marshall Street is a great location for grabbing a bite to eat between classes. It is also the perfect place to buy official SU apparel to show off your school spirit. With a variety of shops and boutiques, Marshall Street is a corridor of activity.
Tobacco Free Campus
To help ensure a healthy, productive, respectful environment in which to work, learn and live, Syracuse University is committed to providing a smoke- and tobacco-free campus. In accordance with the Clean Indoor Air Act, smoking and the use of all tobacco products is prohibited on property owned, operated or controlled by the University, indoors and out, except as noted below. It applies to all University students, staff and faculty, as well as all visitors, contractors and vendors. A full copy of the policy is available here.
Learn more about Syracuse University campus life: http://admissions.syr.edu/syracuselife/