About Us

We Enlighten, Engage and Entertain through multimedia experiences

WAER is a commercial free, listener supported public media organization licensed to Syracuse University.  Founded in 1947, WAER serves the greater Syracuse area with NPR and local news, eclectic music and Syracuse University sports.  WAER is staffed by full-time professionals who train, educate and supervise student volunteers interested in enhancing their academic experience in broadcast journalism and sports broadcasting.

WAER is with you whenever you want us, wherever you want us.  You can access our content on 88.3 FM and HD, HD2, WAER.org and via our mobile app for iPhone and Android operating systems.

Contact Us

WAER Syracuse Public Media is located at 795 Ostrom, Syracuse, NY 13244-4610.  Business hours are Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm.

Main office:   315-443-4021

Studio line:    315-443-9237

News:             315-443-4046

Sports:           315-443-4047