You did it!

Congratulations on your offer of admission! Now take the next step(s)!

Picture your future at IC: Visit campus!

The best way to picture your future as an IC student is to visit campus and meet the people who make this such an amazing place. Each program has a special focus and includes opportunities to tour campus and meet members of our campus community!

Admitted Student Events

Ithaca Today
Saturday, April 4, 2020 and Sunday, April 5, 2020 (choose one)
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Experience Ithaca
February 17 and 21; March 20; April 10 and 17, 2020
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Student Life Saturdays
February 15 and April 11, 2020
Learn more

If these dates don’t work for you, you’re welcome to come to our spring open house on April 25, 2020. (Registration details will be coming soon.)

Apply for financial aid.

Submit your FAFSA and CSS Profile as soon as possible to ensure that you receive your customized financial aid award.

Priority financial aid application deadlines:
Early decision: November 1, 2019
Early action, regular decision: January 15, 2020

Apply to a scholar program.

Are you passionate about community service, social justice, communications, or scholarship in service of humanity?

Learn about IC's scholar programs and consider whether to apply.

Enrollment Deadlines

Early decision: February 1, 2020
Early action and regular decision: May 1, 2020

Tell us if you plan to enroll!
Access Your Portal

Joining us for spring 2020?

Key Dates

  • Move-in: Thursday, January 16, 2020
  • Orientation: January 17–19, 2020
  • Classes Begin: Tuesday, January 21, 2020

If you have questions, please contact the Office of New Student and Transition Programs at or call 607-274-1908.

International Students

Pre-Orientation: Thursday, January 16, 2020 apply for a student visa (non-U.S. citizens)

Apply for a student visa (non-U.S. citizens): Once you have confirmed your enrollment and paid your enrollment deposit, Ithaca College will provide you with the information you need to apply for a student visa.  Learn more.