Events for August 22, 2019

Featured Events

New students, parents, and families attend Convocation in the Dome

New Student Convocation

August 22, 2019 at 5:30pm6:30pm

The Dome

This special academic ceremony marks the opening of the University and the beginning of your career at Syracuse University. Convocation will include a welcome from the University Chancellor and the…


People’s Place at the Peaceful Place

August 22, 2019 at 9:00am3:00pm

Hendricks Chapel, Lawn

All are invited to enjoy the food, drink and hospitality of Syracuse University’s only student- run non-profit coffee shop!

Orange Welcome and Information Center

August 22, 2019 at 9:00am5:00pm

Shaw Quadrangle

Visit this hospitality center for information, refreshments and the opportunity to speak with a variety of campus representatives about resources and services available to assist in your transition…

Balloons at the parents and family cafe event.

Parents and Families Cafe

August 22, 2019 at 9:00am4:00pm

Bird Library

Visit Bird or Carnegie Library for snacks and beverages and take a moment to relax. Library tours and information will be available. Tours available in Chinese from 3-4 p.m. at Bird Library. Brought…

Transfer Student Welcome

August 22, 2019 at 11:00am12:00pm

See SU Guide Mobile App

Current transfer students share their experiences during an informal panel discussion hosted by the Transfer Transitions Leaders.

New Student-Athlete Orientation

August 22, 2019 at 11:00am2:00pm

Manley Field House

Introduction to the Syracuse Athletics Department and a Fall Kickoff Barbecue.


Office of Multicultural Affairs Open House

August 22, 2019 at 12:00pm1:30pm

Bird Library, 550

Join the staff to learn more about the programs and services offered. Refreshments will be served!

Syracuse Abroad Open House

August 22, 2019 at 1:00pm3:00pm

Huntington Beard Crouse Hall, Gifford Auditorium

Learn about the numerous opportunities around the world—over 100 programs in 60 countries!

Residence Hall Floor Meetings

August 22, 2019 at 4:00pm5:00pm

Floor residents interact, learn about their living environments, community expectations and standards, then go to New Student Convocation together.


Syracuse Welcome Picnic

August 22, 2019 at 6:30pm7:00pm

The Dome

Immediately following New Student Convocation, choose a great spot on the turf to join other new students and their families for a picnic dinner.

Orange Celebration

August 22, 2019 at 7:00pm9:00pm

Shaw Quadrangle

Following the picnic, make your way to the Quad to celebrate all things Orange.

Hall Call

August 22, 2019 at 9:00pm10:00pm

Express your residence hall spirit and pride with your fellow residents!

Home to the Dome

August 22, 2019 at 10:00pm11:30pm

The Dome

Learn Syracuse University history, trivia and traditions as you build your Orange pride, and pick up an official class t-shirt.

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