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Say Yes Syracuse

Say Yes supports students (and their families) on the path to high school graduation — with a goal of their being prepared for a post-secondary education, and able to afford its expense.

Say Yes Opens Doors to Dreams — Mazaher Kaila

Syracuse University College of Law student Mazaher Kaila recently took a break from final exam preparation to reflect on how her life might have gone had her family stayed in its native Sudan.

Free SAT Prep Workshops for Students (9/22/2021)

SU is offering free, virtual SAT prep for Syracuse-area high school students in fall 2021!

Several Say Yes Partner Colleges Make U.S. News & World Report's Best List (9/15/2021)

Several of our Say Yes partner colleges, including schools within the SUNY network, were ranked in this year's U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges in America list.

Say Yes Syracuse Alumni Spotlight – Grace Western

When Grace Western graduated from Nottingham High School in 2013, she left with more than a diploma.

2019-2020 Report Card Released

Say Yes Syracuse recently released its 2019-2020 Report Card to demonstrate the positive impact the program is having on students.

Scholarships

Say Yes Syracuse provides scholarships to eligible graduates of Syracuse City School District to receive full-tuition scholarships to a range of nearly 100 public and private college and university partners.

Now accepting applications!

Supports

Surround supports offered by partners of Say Yes Syracuse address the barriers that could prevent Syracuse City School District students from succeeding in school.

Impact

Our cross governance and strategic partnerships continue to positively impact Syracuse City School District students.

News

All the latest on Say Yes Syracuse in the news.

Events & Workshops

Information on events and workshops hosted by Say Yes Syracuse and our partners near you.

Contact Us

Are you inspired by the goals and approach of Say Yes or have questions about scholarships? We invite you to subscribe to our mailing list, set an appointment, or reach out to and learn more about how you can get involved.

Ahmeed Turner, Executive Director

Dana Lyons, Manager, Post-Secondary Scholarship Access and Completion