Prospective Families

Parent and Family Services–with over 45 years of history at Syracuse University–is a resource for your use when exploring Syracuse University.

Selecting the right college can be one of the most important life decisions for your student.  Parent and Family Services is here to support and provide answers to the questions you or your student might have about Syracuse University.  Once through the admission process, we will continue to work with you to provide a smooth transition to campus for your first-year or transfer student.  Parent and Family Services, in partnership with you, can help to shape your student’s Syracuse University experience.

For more information about the Undergraduate Admissions process please visit

Summer College for High School Students

Explore Syracuse University

Summer College provides high school students an opportunity to explore college majors, gain insight into potential careers, and experience college campus life. Students can choose from more than 40 programs offered through the ten Syracuse University schools and colleges. Sessions run between two and six weeks each summer.

Visit for full program details, scholarships, and information on the Summer College Alumni Discount.