Welcome to CFSA

In the News: Laura Marsolek ’13, G’17 is University’s First Luce Scholar

By Naomi Shanguhyia | Mar 21, 2018
Head shot of Laura Marsolek

An alumna of the College of Arts and Sciences and former participant in the Renée Crown University Honors Program, Marsolek is one of 18 Luce Scholars chosen from a pool of 162 candidates nominated by 73 colleges and universities across the United States. Syracuse University is allowed to nominate up to three candidates for each…

In the News: Eldawy and Letona Named as Finalists for the Prestigious Truman Scholarship

By Naomi Shanguhyia | Mar 6, 2018
Headshots of Dina Eldawy and Crystal Letona

Two Syracuse University juniors have been named as 2018 finalists for the prestigious Truman Scholarship.  They are Dina Eldawy of Pensacola, Florida, an international relations and citizenship and civic engagement major in the College of Arts and Sciences and the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs and a member of the Renée Crown University…

In the News: Fulbright Recipient Flourishes in Living, Learning and Teaching English Abroad

By Naomi Shanguhyia | Dec 11, 2017
Picture of Rick Cieri during the Fulbright Orientation

 The best part of living and studying abroad for Frederick “Rick” Cieri ’17 is learning something new every day. That includes the joy of honing his skills in foreign languages—four, so far. “You can never stop learning more about a foreign culture, just as you can never stop learning while studying a language,” Cieri says.…

In the News: Students Pursue Research at Sites across the Country through NSF-Funded Program

By Naomi Shanguhyia | Nov 28, 2017
Picture of Hamish collecting samples

Mathematics major Danika Van Niel ’18 conducted original research in algebraic geometry last summer within the Mathematics Department at Purdue University. In the process, she learned what a career in mathematics research involves—and discovered more about herself. “I learned about my aptitudes, and that I am ready to seriously commit to research and graduate school,”…

In the News: Cameron MacPherson Named as University’s First Mitchell Scholar

By Naomi Shanguhyia | Nov 28, 2017
Picture of Cameron Macpherson - SU's first Mitchell Scholar

Cameron MacPherson ’16, a graduate student in Pan African studies in the College of Arts and Sciences, has been named a recipient of the prestigious George J. Mitchell Scholarship for graduate study in Ireland. He is Syracuse University’s first Mitchell Scholar. MacPherson is one of only 12 U.S. students selected from more than 300 applicants…

What We Do

Interest Meetings

One-on-One Advising

Writing Workshops

Interview Preparation

Upcoming Events

march 2018

2mar12:30 pm- 2:00 pmGilman Writing Workshop
29mar4:00 pm- 5:00 pmSchwarzman Scholars Interest Session

april 2018

6apr11:00 am- 12:00 pmFulbright Awards Interest Session
12apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmFulbright Awards Interest Session