Be Involved Checklist

Start building your unique Syracuse University student experience with the Be Involved Checklist.

Key Events

Register today and don’t miss these approaching events! Explore the Syracuse University Community Calendar to be involved in events and programs throughout the academic year.

  • Virtual Resource Fair: (Coming soon!)
  • Virtual Involvement Fair: (Coming soon!)
  • Virtual Career and Internship Fair: (Coming soon!)

Build Connections and Friendships 

The Orange community can’t wait to meet you! Start making life-long connections today.

The ’Cuse Activities platform connects you to over 300 student organizations and their details of how to join.

Access: Learn more on the ’Cuse Activities webpage. Please note, you will need your NetID and password.

Contact: For additional information or to request accommodations, please visit the Office of Student Activities website, call 315.443.2718 or email stactivities@syr.edu.

Check frequently for academic, wellness, connection building opportunities and more.

Be involved and explore the Syracuse University Community Calendar today!

With the help of a student team, Orange After Dark events encourage fun, relaxation and connection.

Be involved and explore Orange After Dark events today!

Contact: For additional information or to request accommodations, please visit the Office of Student Activities website, call 315.443.2718 or email stactivities@syr.edu.

As a fun newsletter and blog, The Peel connects students with campus through stories, quizzes and events.

Be involved and explore The Peel today!

Contact: For additional information or to request accommodations, please visit The Peel website or email studentexperience@syr.edu.

The Social Media Directory connects students to news on campus and across the globe.

Be involved and explore the Social Media Directory today!

Grow with Mentorship

Joining your side is a robust campus community offering guidance, key information and encouragement. Opportunities are offered through the following offices:

From Welcome Ambassadors to the Connections Mentoring Program and more, the Center for International Services offers a variety of mentorship opportunities.

Be involved and explore Center for International Services mentorship opportunities today!

Contact: For additional information or to request accommodations, please visit the Center for International Services website, call 315.443.2457 or email international@syr.edu.

Hendricks Chapel invites students to explore a variety of mentorship opportunities.

Be involved and explore Hendricks Chapel mentorship opportunities today!

Contact: For additional information or to request accommodations, please visit the Hendricks Chapel website, call 315.443.2901 or email chapel@syr.edu.

Woven throughout the Orange community, the LGBTQ Resource Center invites students to explore mentorship opportunities.

Be involved and explore LGBTQ Resource Center mentorship opportunities today!

Contact: For additional information or to request accommodations, please visit the LGBTQ Resource Center website, call 315.443.3983 or email lgbt@syr.edu.

Throughout your Becoming Orange journey and joining your side, is a robust student team offering guidance, key information and encouragement within mentorship opportunities surrounding new students, first generation students, transfer students, student leadership and more.

Be involved and explore the Office of First-Year and Transfer Programs (FYTP) mentorship opportunities today!

Contact: For additional information or to request accommodations, please visit the Office of First-Year and Transfer Programs website, call 315.443.9187 or email newtosu@syr.edu.

From Dimensions, the Native Student Program, the Men of Color Initiative (MCI) and more, the Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA) offers a variety of mentorship opportunities.

Be involved and explore Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA) mentorship opportunities today!

Contact: For additional information or to request accommodations, please visit the Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA) website, call 315.443.9676 or email oma@syr.edu.

From learning Fellowships to FreshFest and more, the Winnick Hillel Center for Jewish Life offers a variety of mentorship opportunities.

Be involved and explore Winnick Hillel Center for Jewish Life mentorship opportunities today!

Contact: For additional information or to request accommodations, please visit the Winnick Hillel Center for Jewish Life website, call 315.422.5082 or email hillel@syr.edu.

Intercultural Collective

Across identities, cultures and communities, and co-located within the renovated Schine Student Center, the Intercultural Collective promotes and celebrates intersectionality and inclusion.

The Disability Cultural Center (DCC) invites students to explore services, programs, the Intercultural Collective and more.

Be involved and explore the DCC today!

Contact: For additional information or to request accommodations, please visit the DCC website, call 315.443.0228 or email sudcc@syr.edu.

The LGBTQ Resource Center invites students to explore services, programs, the Intercultural Collective and more.

Be involved and explore the LGBTQ Resource Center today!

Contact: For additional information or to request accommodations, please visit the LGBTQ Resource Center website, call 315.443.3983 or email lgbt@syr.edu.

The Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA) invites students to explore services, programs, the Intercultural Collective and more.

Be involved and explore OMA today!

Contact: For additional information or to request accommodations, please visit the OMA website, call 315.443.9676 or email oma@syr.edu.

Professional Development

Whether you are starting your professional development journey or navigating your career, faculty, staff, alumni and more are here to support you.

Handshake is Syracuse University’s centralized career management tool. As a free resource, Handshake hosts available internships, professional employment and professional development opportunities available through ’Cuse Works, alumni and partners.

Access: Learn more about accessing Handshake on the Syracuse University Career Services Handshake webpage. Please note, you will need your NetID and password.

Contact: For additional information or to request accommodations, please visit the Career Services website, call 315.443.3616 or email careers@syr.edu.

Whether it’s your first time working in an office or you’re ready to take on a position more closely related to your career goals, the ’Cuse Works team is here to help you. ’Cuse Works helps students connect to on- and off-campus jobs—both Federal Work-Study and non-Federal Work-Study—to gain valuable experience, build personal and professional skills, and meet new people.

Be involved and explore ’Cuse Works opportunities today!

Contact: For additional information or to request accommodations, please visit the ’Cuse Works website, call 315.443.2268 or email cuseworks@syr.edu.

Be Well 

At the Barnes Center at The Arch, all are encouraged and empowered to “Be Well” in their own unique wellness journey.

Helping enhance communications between students and the health and wellness team, is the Patient Portal. This secure and confidential digital portal provides students the opportunity to schedule and access appointments, securely communicate with the health and wellness team, access and submit records such as health statements and immunization history, and more.

Access: Learn more on the Patient Portal webpage. Please note, you will need your NetID and password.

Contact: For additional information or to request accommodations, please visit the Barnes Center at The Arch website, call Barnes Center Health Care at 315.443.8000 or email BarnesCenter@syr.edu.

The Wellness Portal, is a free and convenient digital platform that helps students and campus community members register for health and wellness activities, make reservations and more. Learn how to make a reservation for Fitness Classes, Outdoor Adventure Trips, the Crowley Family MindSpa, the Climbing Wall and more today! Additional highlights include the Virtual Retail Pharmacy and the Safer Sex Express.

Access: Learn more on the Wellness Portal webpage. Please note, you will need your NetID and password.

Contact: For additional information or to request accommodations, please visit the Barnes Center at The Arch website, call the Barnes Center Guest Services Desk at 315.443.8000 or email BarnesCenter@syr.edu.

From the free Sanvello Mobile App for stress, anxiety and depression, to SoulTalk meetings, learn more ways of how to Be Mindful today!

Contact: For additional information or to request accommodations, please visit the Barnes Center at The Arch website, call 315.443.8000 or email BarnesCenter@syr.edu.

Discover climbing, ice sports, Outdoor Adventure Trips, swimming, Fitness Classes and more ways to Be Active today!

Contact: For additional information or to request accommodations, please visit the Barnes Center at The Arch website, call 315.443.8000 or email BarnesCenter@syr.edu.

Supportive of holistic health and the Barnes Center at The Arch Wellness Wheel, workshops highlight the eight dimensions of wellness, with a core of diversity, equity and inclusion.

Learn more about the Wellness Leadership Institute and start attending workshops today!

Contact: For additional information or to request accommodations, please visit the Barnes Center at The Arch website, call Barnes Center Health Promotion at 315.443.8000 or email healthpromotion@syr.edu.