Undergraduate Events

Orange Preview: February 20, 2017

Orange Preview is Syracuse’s open house program for prospective first year and transfer students.

Duration: Full day (8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.) on Monday, February 20, 2017.

Includes: Information sessions on academic opportunities, lunch on campus, and tours of the campus and residence halls.

  • 8:30 – 9:45: Check-in
  • 8:45 – 9:30: Campus Tour
  • 9:45 – 10:30: Welcome
  • 10:45 – 12:00: iSchool Session
  • 12:00 – 1:00: Lunch & Residence Hall Open House
  • 12:30 – 2:30: Campus Tours
  • 1:30 – 2:00: Admissions & Financial Aid Information Session
  • 1:30 – 3:00: Optional Academic and Interest Area Open Houses (iSchool Open House)

Register for Orange Preview


Daily Visits

The iSchool welcomes all visitors! The iSchool takes vistors at 11:00AM and 3:00PM. An iSchool visit includes a tour provided by a current iSchool student and some take home informational materials. Please register to visit through the Office of Admissions


Weekday campus visits give students an overview of the University’s offerings and campus experience complete with a faculty and student panel.

Duration: Three hours total (9 a.m. – 12 p.m. or 1 – 4 p.m.)

Includes: Information session, campus tour and iSchool tour. (Residence halls are not a part of weekday campus visits.)

Morning Visits

9:00 – 10:00: Information Session
10:00 – 11:00: Campus Tour
11:00 – 11:30: Tour of the iSchool, Hinds Hall

Afternoon Visits

1:00 – 2:00: Information Session
2:00 – 3:00: Campus Tour
3:00 – 4:00: Tour of the iSchool, Hinds Hall

Daily visit information and registration


Live tours on Periscope

Want to see what life is really like at the iSchool? Join us on the mobile app Periscope to find out. We will be sitting in on real iSchool classes (IST 195: Information Technologies), taking tours of the iSchool, going into residence halls and more! You can download Periscope for free in your mobile application store.

Follow @iSchoolSU on Twitter for live links during the scheduled times to see live broadcasts from current iSchool students and iSchool faculty.

2016 - 2017 tour dates will be announced soon, but you can watch the Youtube playlist of Spring 2016 Periscope Tours below.