Admission Deadlines

NOTE: All applications are for the FALL semester. We do not accept applications for the spring semester unless you are a graduate transfer student or an Ithaca College student.

Important Dates

February 15
Priority deadline for all applications for admittance and assistantships. Applications received after this time will be considered only after the earlier applications.

March 1
All candidates meeting the February 15 deadline will be notified of acceptance, rejection, or waiting list status. Applications for admittance received prior to February 15 are generally processed within 2 weeks.

Mid March/Early April
Assistantship award letters will be sent out. 

April 15
All candidates who wish to enter an academic year graduate program must accept admission and pay their deposit.


Deborah King
Graduate Program Chair
Department of Exercise Science and Athletic Training
Ithaca College
324 Center for Health Sciences
Ithaca, NY 14850