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What is Syracuse Welcome?
Syracuse Welcome is Syracuse University's mandatory new student orientation program and serves as the gateway to your Syracuse experience. During Syracuse Welcome you'll participate in academic, educational, and social programs designed to make your transition seamless and fun. These programs and events are for new first-year and transfer students and will prepare you for your classes, get you settled into your residence hall, introduce you to campus services and resources, familiarize you with University traditions, and enable you to meet your new classmates.
Mark your calendars for Syracuse Welcome 2017
New Student Move-in Day 1 - Tuesday, August 22
New Student Move-In Day 2 - Wednesday, August 23
New Student Move-in Day 3 - Thursday, August 24
Syracuse Welcome – Thursday, August 24 through Sunday, August 27
Classes Begin - Monday, August 28