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Learn different. Leave different.

We’re not a place for coasters or check-the-boxers. But if you're looking for a place to find, face, and be yourself, we’re a natural home for thinkers, doers, dreamers, and explorers. Choose from more than 90 majors, and work with mentors who will support and stretch your talents. Join our community.
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The entire world opens up when you study abroad in a country you choose or at our satellite programs in London, Los Angeles and NYC.

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IC People Spotlights

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Olivia Carpenter
Business Administration, Management Concentration
For Ithaca College student Olivia Carpenter, creating a clothing design business is also a chance to advocate for something much deeper.
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Julia Salvatore and Edd Schneider
Julia Salvatore
Communication Management and Design
Julia Salvatore presents “super” research findings at San Diego Comic-Con.
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Marco Fontana
Marco Fontana
Business Administration, Sport Management Concentration
Just the ticket: Marco Fontana delivers plenty of Bombers cheer at the Cortaca Jug football matchup.
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