Office Hours


SPRING 2016 Semester

  • Monday - Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

SUMMER 2016 Semester 

  • From May 16 through August 26, 2016 - Monday - Friday from 8:00am to 4:30pm

FALL 2016 Semester

  • Monday - Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Advisor-on-call (AOC) times:

Appointments are available on a walk-in basis. 

  • Monday - Friday 11:00a.m. to 3:00 p.m. 

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  • All seminars are held at the Slutzker Center for International Services. Please arrive 15 minutes before the indicated time.
  • Practical Training Seminars: 1st and 3rd Wednesday and 2nd Friday of each month. Curricular Practical Training (CPT) Seminars begin at 3:00p.m. Optional Practical Training (OPT) Seminars begin at 3:45p.m.
  • Practical Training Step 2: Mondays from 3:00p.m. to 4:30p.m. and Thursdays from 10:00a.m. to 12:00 noon.

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    Virtual Tour


    Visit campus online! Take a walking tour with our virtual tour guide to explore the sights of our beautiful campus. Visit the Quad, academic buildings, the Carrier Dome, and more. Begin tour.

    Bird Library also offers a virtual tour highlighting library places, services and collections. Web, slide show and video versions are available.

    News and Announcements

    Advisor-on-Call and PT Processing Hours during August

    August 2016 Advisor on Call Schedule

    Effective Monday, August 1, 2016 through Friday, August 26, 2016, as we prepare for the arrival of our new students, we will reduce Advisor On Call (AOC) hours for walk-in questions and issues to 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. only.  On Friday, August 19, 2016, there will be no AOC due to our Graduate International Orientation Program. If you need to see an advisor and cannot visit the Slutzker Center Monday-Friday between 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m., please make an appointment to see an advisor by calling 315-443-2457 or emailing Regular AOC hours will resume the week classes begin on Monday, August 29, 2016.

    August 2016 CPT and OPT Seminars and Processing

    The only CPT and OPT Seminars in the month of August will be on Wednesday, August 3, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. and 3:45 p.m., respectively. The regular schedule of CPT and OPT seminars (first and third Wednesday of the month and second Friday of the month) will resume the first week in September, on Wednesday, September 7, 2016. Extensive information about CPT and OPT can be found on the Slutzker Center website and you may view the power point presentations here. If you need CPT or OPT processed before August 29, please make an appointment to see an advisor by calling 315-443-2457 or emailing 

    Walk-in CPT and OPT processing will end Thursday, August 4, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon and the regular schedule (Monday from 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. and Thursday from 10:00 a.m. - noon) will resume the week that classes begin on Monday, August 29 from 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

    Welcome Shuttle Service

    If you are arriving by plane, train or bus, Syracuse University is offering FREE transportation from either the Syracuse Regional Transportation Center (where buses and trains arrive into Syracuse) or at the Syracuse Airport.

    The welcome shuttle service will be available from 1st August to 27th August during 10 AM to 10 PM (Syracuse time).

    Please SIGN UP HERE to help the university plan for appropriate shuttle coverage. Please provide as exact information as possible while filling out the application form. The timely and accurate information will help schedule your pick-up and drop-off more efficiently. 

    Arrival Guide for New Students

    Congratulations on your acceptance to Syracuse University. Please follow the link below for important information on the arrival procedures.

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    Employment Guide for Students & Scholars

    Read all the essential information regarding your elegibility and resources to land on-campus or off-campus jobs.

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