Social Activities Events

September 12, 2019

A couple sits on the Kissing Bench

Orange Central 2019

September 12, 2019September 15, 2019

Celebrate 150 years of Syracuse University history during Orange Central 2019 as you tour our new state-of-the-art fitness center, enjoy culinary workshops and classroom demonstrations, connect with…

September 4, 2019

view of Syracuse University Quad during involvement fair, with students at tables talking

Student Involvement Fair

September 4, 2019 at 11:30am3:00pm

Shaw Quadrangle

The Student Involvement Fair features Recognized Student Organizations (RSOs) and showcases their involvement on campus, mission and goals. Students can visit the RSO tables to learn more about the…

September 2, 2019

Discology: Ultimate Frisbee Tournament

September 2, 2019 at 12:00pm9:00pm

Lampe Athletic Complex, Lower Hookway Field

Participate in an ultimate frisbee tournament with a team or on your own for great fun!

September 1, 2019

Orange After Dark: Target Shopping Event

September 1, 2019 at 9:30pm11:30pm

Target, Camillus, New York

Join OAD for a fun and entertaining shopping night at Target! This event provides the perfect opportunity to purchase essentials for the start of the school year!

Whitewater Rafting on the Black River

September 1, 2019 at 10:30am6:30pm

Black River, Jefferson County, New York

Bring a positive attitude (plan to paddle and get wet), a willingness to listen to your guide, the desire to work as part of a team, and a sense of adventure. Beginner to advanced levels welcome.

New York State Fair Trip II

September 1, 2019September 2, 2019

New York State Fairgrounds

Free shuttles provided from campus directly to the New York State Fairgrounds. Continuous shuttle between College Place and Fairgrounds.

August 31, 2019

Orange After Dark: Cosmic Bowling

August 31, 2019 at 10:30pmSeptember 1, 2019 at 12:30am

Strike 'N Spare Lanes, 1777 Brewerton Rd, Syracuse, NY

Go for that perfect 300 at OAD’s Cosmic Bowling night at Strike ‘N Spare Lanes.

August 30, 2019

Orange After Dark: Laser Tag

August 30, 2019 at 8:00pmAugust 31, 2019 at 12:00am

Schine Student Center, Goldstein Auditorium

Play a few rounds of laser tag and grab free food while you wait!

Transfer Student Dinner

August 30, 2019 at 6:30pm8:00pm

See Syracuse Guide Mobile App

Celebrate completing your first week of classes with other new transfer students, Transfer Transitions Leaders and staff!

Mix It Up

August 30, 2019 at 5:00pm7:00pm

See Syracuse Guide Mobile App

Share a meal, sit together and eat good food with people of all backgrounds and cultures.

New York State Fair Trip

August 30, 2019 at 12:00pm10:00pm

New York State Fair

Take a free shuttle directly from campus to the New York State Fair!

August 22, 2019

Hall Call

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

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

August 21, 2019

New Student Veterans Attend Resource Fair

New Student Veteran Orientation and Resource Fair

August 21, 2019 at 4:00pm6:00pm

Hall of Languages, 500

New Student Veterans and Military-Connected students will have the opportunity to attend an OVMA orientation as well as a resource fair with a variety of resources from on and off campus.

Hendricks Chapel Ice Cream Social

August 20, 2019 at 7:30pm8:30pm

Hendricks Chapel

New students can meet new friends, enjoy free ice cream, explore the heart of campus, and meet the chaplains and staff of Hendricks Chapel.

“The Slice Is Right” Game Show!

August 20, 2019 at 8:30am10:30pm

Hendricks Chapel

It’s a battle between the Orange and the Blue, so come ready with your Syracuse trivia knowledge. Teams are made at the door, so meet new people or bring your friends.

SPM Students at Yankee Stadium in 2019

SPM Alumni Tailgate at Yankee Stadium

August 17, 2019 at 12:00pm4:00pm

One East 161st Street, Bronx, NY

Gather with your friends and family for an outing with the Syracuse University Sport Management program to Yankee Stadium on Saturday August 17th to watch the New York Yankees take on the Cleveland…

Students gathered in front of Hendricks Chapel for a picnic

Summer Picnic on the Quad

August 5, 2019 at 6:30pm8:00pm

Shaw Quadrangle

The first picnic was so fun, we are doing it again! All are welcome to enjoy some food, games and fellowship with a picnic on the Quad! Come hang out with fellow students who are on campus for the…

Students gather in front of Hendricks Chapel for worship service

Summer Picnic on the Quad

July 8, 2019 at 6:30pm8:00pm

Shaw Quadrangle

All are welcome to enjoy some food, games and fellowship with a picnic on the Quad! Come hang out with fellow students who are on campus for the summer and enjoy some sunshine. Food and lawn games…

2019 Strawberry Festival

2019 Strawberry Festival

June 14, 2019 at 11:30am1:30pm

Shaw Quadrangle

Syracuse University’s annual Strawberry Festival is scheduled for Friday June 14, 2019 from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. rain or shine on the Quad.

Pet therapy dog

Orange After Dark: Schine Send-Off Stressbuster

May 5, 2019 at 10:00pmMay 6, 2019 at 1:00am

Schine Student Center

Take over Schine Student Center with Orange After Dark! Participate in stress-relieving activities just in time for finals – pancakes, snack wraps, therapy dogs, inflatables, photo…