Syracuse University

Acceptance Rate 69 %
SAT Average 1,280
Tuition & Fees $55,926
Student Population 21,322
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $27,435

Academic Overview

Syracuse University Campus, Syracuse, NY
Syracuse University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Syracuse, New York. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $55,926 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 21,322 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 69% and the graduation rate is 83% last year.
The salary after graduation from Syracuse University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $69,200. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Syracuse University are $55,926. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $41,714 on average.
Syracuse University 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Syracuse. The acceptance rate of Syracuse is 69% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 23%. The average graduation rate is 83% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $27,435 and 78% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 21,322 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Syracuse University is 69 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Syracuse University is 83 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Syracuse University is 90 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Syracuse University is 21,322
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Syracuse University is 15 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
15 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $27,435 at Syracuse University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Syracuse offers 368 major programs through online and on-site education where 40 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate42
Associate's Degree10
Bachelor's Degree13310
Post Bachelor's Degree345
Master's Degree12316
Post Master's Degree242
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship475
Doctor's degree - professional practice20

Special Learning Opportunities

Syracuse University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:8,092)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $7,290)

Veterans Benefits

Syracuse University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges