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All students need support throughout their time in college and the type of support is different for everyone. The Division of Student Affairs includes a broad spectrum of resources to support the needs of students.

Chancellor's Task Force on Sexual and Relationship Violence Website

Appointed by Chancellor Syverud in April 2015, the Chancellor’s Task Force on Sexual and Relationship Violence is charged with looking critically at the University’s sexual assault and relationship violence services, policies and programs every semester.  Learn more about the task force and their initiatives, as well as find helpful resources on the Chancellor’s Task Force on Sexual and Relationship Violence website.



STOP Bias is an educational campaign dedicated to preventing acts of bias on the SU campus. Click here learn more.

New Signage and Promenade Furnishings Sessions this Friday

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As the Campus Framework continues to take shape, the Office of Campus Planning, Design and Construction (CPDC) will host two more engagement sessions, designed to solicit feedback from the University community about campus restroom signage and University Place Promenade furnishings. Both events will be held on Friday, Oct. 14, in 101 Slocum Hall.  The campus signage event is from 1 to 2 p.m. and the Promenade Furnishings event begins at 2 p.m.

Read more.

The Orange After Dark Fall 2016 Lineup is Here!

Orange After Dark (OAD) is a series of epic late-night programs and events that begin after 10 p.m. for undergraduate students.

Syracuse University Launches Diversity and Inclusion Website

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Syracuse University has launched a new website that details and provides easy access to the University’s programs and efforts in the area of diversity.

The Advancing Diversity and Inclusion portal, which can be found at, is one of 18 short-term recommendations made by the Chancellor’s Workgroup on Diversity and Inclusion. The living, breathing and constantly evolving website will be updated regularly to ensure the timeliest, most relevant content is being provided to the campus community.

Read more in this SU News story.

Syracuse University Latino/Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration

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Join us for the annual Latino/Hispanic Heritage Month celebration, a month-long celebration filled with events, speakers, performances, and more.

The Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA) will host Latino/Hispanic Heritage Month from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15. The 11th annual program provides the campus and local community with a great opportunity to reflect on, learn more about and experience the richness of Latino American cultures in our society.

The month begins with an opening ceremony on Sept. 15, which includes a parade on the University Place Promenade at 11:15 a.m. and remarks and reception at 11:30 a.m. in the Schine Student Center Atrium.  The month's commemorative speaker is Sarina Morales '08, an avid contributor to ESPN across all platforms and an anchor for Sportscenter:A.M.

Access the full calendar of events here.

Don’t just “chill” over the semester break.

Winterlude classes promotion block

Winterlude classes are all online!  Earn three or four credits in just four weeks and boost your GPA or make up some credits. Advisor approval is required for main campus students. Registration begins November 9. For details, visit

Student Health Insurance Plan and Policy

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Student health insurance enrollment and waiver decision forms are now available on MySlice.  To learn more about the student health insurance plan and policy, visit the Student Health Insurance website.


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The BE Wise campaign strives to generate awareness of alcohol poisoning, how to avoid it, its signs, and how to respond to it.

Sexual Assault Services and Prevention

Visit the Sexual Assault Services and Prevention page for campus updates on sexual assault and relationship violence services - including information on the Chancellor's Workgroup on Sexual Violence Prevention, Education and Advocacy, the Sexual and Relationship Violence Response (SRVR) Team, news, and additional resources.

Read the final report from the Chancellor's Workgroup on Sexual Violence Prevention, Education, and Advocacy.

Read the University's progress on each of the workgroup's 24 recommendations.