Early Decision

Congratulations on being an “Early Decision” student! We know you are probably eager to learn more about next steps. We have created an Early Decision Frequently Asked Questions list that includes concerns commonly brought up by new students. During your Becoming Orange journey, we hope this helps you plan as you prepare to transition to Syracuse University!

As part of a student’s required tasks, please visit the Required Tasks webpage to learn more and for additional directions.

As part of a student’s required tasks, please visit the Required Tasks webpage to learn more and for additional directions.

Yes, a complete list and additional directions are available on the Required Tasks webpage.

Explore the Orientation webpage to learn more about Syracuse Welcome, Syracuse University’s new student orientation.

Learn more about the class registration process, placement exams and more on the Course Enrollment webpage.

From residence hall assignments, roommate selection, Living Learning Communities (LLC), to shipping and more, find details on the On-Campus Living webpage.

Explore a checklist and more on the New Student Checklists webpage.

Required for first-year students, we encourage you to explore the available meal plan options. Please visit the Housing, Meal Plan, and I.D. Card Services website for more information about packages and to get an idea of what could be offered.

Please note, meal plans are subject to change annually. You may also decide to change your specific meal plan during the semester. You may always increase the meal plan size, but there is a deadline in the beginning of the academic year to decrease the meal plan size.

Incoming students, parents, families and supporters are invited to schedule a one-on-one meeting with a student leader from the Office of First-Year and Transfer Programs (FYTP). Available to help answer a variety of questions and offering schedule flexibility, make an appointment to speak with an FYTP student leader today!

From academic support, professional development, to health and wellness, Syracuse University offers a multitude of digital resources to support your success.

Explore a list of student success digital resources today!