Welcome to your first learning experience as an IC student!

Ithaca Summer Seminars - June 29–July 31, 2020

Take one, two, or even three one-credit courses! (The first one's free!)

Take advantage of this virtual summer initiative to welcome you to IC’s intellectual community and equip you for a successful transition to Ithaca College. One foundation course is free; take up to two additional courses for just $150 each—a significant discount off the usual per credit cost of $1,088. (Charges will be added as appropriate to your fall semester bill.)

Earn up to three credits that will count toward your graduation requirements!

Foundation courses and "deep dive" courses for incoming students are pass/fail. Courses will meet twice per week—Monday/Wednesday and Tuesday/Thursday—for 75 minutes. For scheduling details and to register, log in to your application status portal the week of June 8. (To remind you, we'll send you an email the day registration opens.)

Foundation Courses

Experience our vibrant learning community first-hand, and ensure that you have a solid foundation for success at IC.
College: Why Are You Here?
Interrogate your assumptions about education, conduct experiments on your own learning habits, and apply the science of success!
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Community: A Shared Experience
Welcome to the vibrant learning community of Ithaca College and its host community, Ithaca, New York.
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Deep Dive Courses

Explore a crucial issue, idea, or significant work of scholarship or literature in a focused and intentional way.
Jump in and Explore
Choose from more than 25 classes taught by expert faculty members who are excited to welcome you to IC's learning community!
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Register starting June 8!

Register for Ithaca Summer Seminars via your application status portal. Remember: your first seminar is free!