A metro area known for its food, arts, culture, and industry, Chicago is home to more than 3,000 alumni from Syracuse University. Syracuse’s online and on-campus programs provide graduates with the skills in management, analysis, and entrepreneurship to thrive in the Windy City, the headquarters of well-known corporations such as Boeing and Sears.
Alumni Networking in Chicago
The network of Syracuse alumni in Chicago, as well as the career services that are available to students long after graduation, can be valuable resources for alumni who are job searching, considering changing careers, or seeking a familiar network after relocating to Chicago or surrounding areas of Illinois.
The goal of this alumni club is to provide the Orange community in Chicago and nearby areas of Illinois an opportunity to get together and stay up to date on Syracuse news. A core group of dedicated Syracuse alumni host gatherings at local Chicago events, fundraising endeavors, networking activities, SU athletics parties, and other academic and social events.
Chicago Regional Council
The Chicago Regional Council is made up of Syracuse alumni and friends of the University who serve as a core group of ambassadors in Chicago. These Chicago advocates for Syracuse are investors and high-ranking employees at organizations such as McDonald’s Corporation, Berlin Packaging, Hyatt Hotels Corporation, and Q-Centrix. They serve as representatives of the area to the University administration and the Board of Trustees.
Earn a Syracuse MBA While Living in Chicago
Learn more about Syracuse’s online MBA program and how you can achieve your professional goals without having to relocate or put your career on hold.