ECS Announcements

Academic/Financial Drop Deadline: Monday September 16th

Contact your Faculty Advisor or Records (Link 130) with questions.

Time Management/Study Strategies Workshops: Now through October 1, 2019

Rt44Join the Student Success Advisors for an interactive workshop to learn how to manage your time as a college student effectively.  Please RSVP here so we know you’re coming.

ECS Society and Information Fair: Tuesday September 17th 10am-2pm, Link 1st Floor

Explore various ECS student organizations and other extracurricular opportunities. Learn about how to get involved in these activities and meet other students that share similar interests.

Inficon Information Session: Tuesday September 17th @ 5:30pm, Link 369

Rt44Inficon provides world-class instruments for gas analysis, measurement, and control.  As a leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of innovative instrumentation, critical sensor technologies, and advanced process control software, INFICON seeks to meet the challenges of today’s demanding marketplace!

Get Career Fair Ready: Thursday September 19th @ 6pm, LSB 001

Rt44ECS Career Services will be holding a preparation session to help you navigate the Career Fair at your best!

ECS Fall 2019 Career Fair: Tuesday September 24th, Goldstein Aud./Schine

Rt44Join the ECS Career Services team at the Career Fair to connect with employers and gain insight on the various job and internship opportunities that are available!

Excelerators Interest Meeting: Tuesday October 1st @ 7pm, Link 369

The ECS Excelerators are the student ambassadors for the College of Engineering and Computer Science. They assist in our undergraduate recruitment efforts by taking prospective students to shadow a class, taking prospective students to chat over lunch in a dining hall, and meeting with prospective students and families on open house days. This is a great way to discuss your experiences as a Syracuse ECS student with prospective ECS students, and Excelerators have a lot of fun doing it! Current freshmen are most welcome to join!  RSVP for the meeting and/or to express interest in Excelerators here. (If you are already a member of Excelerators, you do not need to complete this form or attend the meeting.) Please email Jonathan Hoster at or stop by his office (123 Link Hall) with any questions.


AEW Peer Office Hours

Looking for additional assistance in your courses? Peer Office Hours hosted by the AEW Facilitators provide individual assistance for all AEW related courses. Office hours are open to ALL ECS students. The complete schedule, which is updated daily, can be found on the ECS Guidebook app.

The Center for Learning and Student Success (CLASS)

The Center for Learning and Student Success (CLASS) provides and facilitates academic support services for SU students, including one-on-one tutoring, small-group tutoring and workshops, academic coaching and academic integrity education and training. Through collaboration with academic departments and offices, the Center coordinates programs and disseminates information about campus-wide academic resources available to students. The Center is located in room 014 on the lower level of Bird Library. 

Get Involved

Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Apple Picking: Saturday September 28th @ 3pm, Beak and Skiff 

Come apple picking with the SU Society of Women Engineers!  Also includes members of the Greater Syracuse Area SWE!  Transportation information TBD.  Contact to sign up.

Volunteers needed as Family Weekend Ambassadors

The Office of Parent and Family Services would like to invite you to apply to be an Orange Family Ambassador for Family Weekend 2019! These student representatives will serve a vital role in welcoming our family members and guests to the campus for Family Weekend. The event takes place on the weekend of October 18th-20th, 2019

Submit your application online here by 5pm September 20th.

Advertising Student Organization Events

ECS Student Organizations can have their events advertised through the weekly newsletter and computer lab screen savers AFTER they have consulted with Kate Pynn (, Link 121).  The deadline to submit events is noon Thursday, the week prior to the event

Route 44 Updates

Rt44Engage.  Earn Points. Win Prizes.

Student engagement is a vital aspect of the undergraduate experience. The Route 44 initiative promotes student engagement in ECS through workshops, social events and leadership opportunities.  Look for the Route 44 logo on events hosted by ECS to earn points!  

Top Individuals:

Victoria Hathaway (120 points); Talina Chipantiza (100 points); Maximillian Wilderman and Angela Martinez (90 points)

Current Team Standings:

Carolina Blue (2337), Orange (2347), Charcoal (2077), Royal Blue (1896)

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