Accepting Your Admission

The most important contact you will have as a Syracuse University graduate student will be with your school or college. However, when accepting your admission the Office of Enrollment Management is your best contact to file your:

  • Intent to Register Form
  • Tuition Deposit (some programs only)


Submit your Intent to Register form

You will receive your Intent to Enroll form via email from . You should complete and return it to formally accept your offer of admission. Send completed forms by email to or by mail to:

Graduate Admissions Processing
P.O. Box 35060
Syracuse University
Syracuse New York 13235-5060

Note: If you are sending materials using a package delivery company (i.e. FedEx, UPS, DHL), use this address:

Enrollment Management Processing Center
Syracuse University
Graduate Admissions Processing
716 E. Washington St., Suite 200
Syracuse, New York 13210-1572

Tuition Deposit

The following graduate programs require that new students submit a non-refundable tuition deposit of $500 with the Intent to Register form. This will secure your place in the entering class. See the list below to find out what programs require a tuition deposit:

More details on submitting your tuition deposit

Note: Your offer of admission will become void if the tuition deposit has not been received by the deadlines indicated. Payment should be in the form of a check or money order payable to Syracuse University. International students may check here for further payment information. When you enroll for the semester for which you have been admitted your deposit will be credited to your Bursar account as an advance tuition payment. The deposit is not refunded if you do not enroll.

Changing Your Semester of Enrollment

If you do not plan to enroll at Syracuse University in the semester for which you have been admitted, you must contact your department to defer your admission.  If approved, your admission record will be updated accordingly.