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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies: Required
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Recommended
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required
Common Application Accepted: Yes

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AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: Yes

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Contact Info

900 South Crouse Ave. Syracuse, NY 13244
Phone: (315) 443-1870
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Syracuse University
  • Located in Syracuse, NY
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 20,407 students enrolled
  • 49% admitted
  • $38,970 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • anonymous from somewhere
  • May-28-2016 I am a current student here

    time management is a key factor to fulfilling the best college experience. know how to spend, such as grocery items or textbooks, at an affordable price. be yourself and have fun!

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  • Shereen from Astoria, NY
  • Dec-06-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Never give up on your dreams. Visit Syracuse and get in touch with students and advisors at Syracuse University when applying.

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  • Janine from Fair Lawn, NJ
  • May-04-2015 I am a current student here

    One of the best pieces of advice given to me before coming here is to put yourself out there. Join clubs, even if it's something you've never done before. You grow so much in college that it's a chance to experience something new. Plus, you might meet your best friend there. You're paying a lot of money for your college education, invest in good snow boots and a good winter coat, you'll need it!

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  • Taylor from Santa Rosa, CA
  • Jan-30-2015 I am a current student here

    If you are someone who needs city life or other activities to keep you involved outside of school or school life, I would not recommend Syracuse. There is not much to do here other than school. There is barely a downtown in the city of Syracuse and not much to do in general around this area. Life can get pretty boring. The weather can get pretty gloomy... a good winter jacket and snow boots are essentials. If you are interested in a sense of school pride and greek life, this is a good school for you. It is rare to find someone who isn't involved in a sorority or fraternity and it seems that those involved in greek life have an even greater sense of community and love for Syracuse.

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