Applying to Syracuse

Thank you for your interest in Syracuse University. Please use the Common Application to apply.

See further information below on how to apply.

Due to very high interest in Early Decision at Syracuse, the University is offering an Early Decision II option.  The deadline to apply ED II is January 1, 2016.  By applying ED II you will affirm your desire to attend Syracuse University and receive notification by early February at the latest.

If you have already applied to Syracuse Regular Decision or can only apply Regular Decision using the Common Application at this point, you may send an e-mail at to indicate your wish to be considered for Early Decision II. If you are applying for financial aid you must also submit the CSS/PROFILE and the FAFSA by the application deadlines. Don’t forget to submit the Early Decision Agreement through the Common App or by mail, fax to 315-443-8427 or email to

Instructions to apply

1. Click below to view the application checklist that applies to you.

Domestic Applicants (U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident)

International Applicants

2. Register through the Common Application and select Syracuse University as a choice of school. Complete the Common Application and submit to Syracuse University.

3. Review the College Requirements to find out if you need to submit any additional materials.

4. Check out our Common Application FAQs.

To have your standardized test scores sent to Syracuse University, please use the following codes:
SAT: 2823
ACT: 2968