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Campus Center Winter Break Hours

Contributed by Jess Shapiro on 12/19/18 

The Campus Center will offer condensed hours during the upcoming winter break.  The Rec Center will be closed starting Thursday, December 20th at 10:30pm and will remain closed until Monday, January 21st.  Please see below for the hours the building will be open each day:

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 All grades are due by Sunday, December 30, at noon. 

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Career Services is collecting donations for the creation of a “Career Closet,” which will give students access to no-cost professional attire for interviews, internships and other career opportunities.  We hope to fill this closet with donations of new or gently used professional attire from the IC community. 

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Saving money?  Reducing your carbon footprint?  Decreasing stress?  Making new friends?  Zimride can help with all four.

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On Friday, December 21 between 12:01 AM and 7:00 AM there will be an outage of the campus telephone and voicemail systems to perform equipment upgrades. While the phone system is unavailable:

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Faculty and Students Submit Your Presentation for the Whalen Academic Symposium!

The online submission process for faculty sponsors/students to submit student presentations for the 22nd Annual James J. Whalen Symposium will close on March 4, 2019.  Submissions will be accepted for presentations, performances, and displays. 

Fill out the Online Submission Form:
Submit your presentation, performance, creative work, or poster presentation.
Once the form(s) is/are submitted, you and your faculty sponsor will receive an e-mail detailing next steps. 

Please note that creative works include:

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It’s sometimes hard to believe that a single effort can make a difference - but it does. Given the challenges our community faces, we ask that you consider joining the thousands of others who have chosen to LIVE UNITED and support the Ithaca College United Way Campaign. No matter how we choose to give, how much or how little we give — it all counts. 

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Upcoming Friends 110c Renovations

Contributed by Robyn Leary on 12/18/18 

Friends 110c (classroom) will be closed for renovations from Friday, December 21st through Tuesday, January 15th. Please plan accordingly. The Friends 110 Lab/Workspace will remain open during this time.

You can talk to a doctor by web, phone or mobile app

We hope you’re enjoying the holiday season! But should you or your family get ill (and we certainly hope you don’t!), you can use your Teladoc® membership to talk with an experienced doctor within minutes. All Teladoc doctors are board-certified, state-licensed and can treat many common illnesses. They can even send a prescription to your local pharmacy, if medically necessary.

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Beginning January 1, 2019, the Travel Expenses $25 & Less Worksheet will be changing to the Travel Expenses $30 & Less Worksheet. This is to reflect the baggage fee rates that many airlines have started increasing.

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The IT Service Desk will have reduced hours over winter break, and will not be offering evening or Sunday hours during that time.

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Friends 110 Finals Week Hours

Contributed by Robyn Leary on 12/17/18 

The Friends 110 Computer Lab and Workspace will remain open for self service printing 24/7 until 5:00pm on Friday, December 21st. Lab Consultants will be available for assistance with technology and printing questions during the following hours:

Monday 12/17 - Wednesday 12/19: 7:30am - 11:00pm

Thursday 12/20: 7:30am-8:00pm

For immediate assistance when Lab Consultants are not on duty, please visit the IT Service Desk or call 4-1000 during the following hours:

Monday 12/17 - Thursday, 12/20: 8:00am - 7:00pm

Friday 12/21: 8:00am - 5:00pm. 

Happy Finals Week! Winter Break Hours of Operation are located HERE.

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Learn about food, your health and the environment from the comfort of your own home!  

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Please share with your students!

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The Office of Student Engagement is looking for some outstanding junior and senior students to apply for the Peggy Ryan Williams Award for Academic and Community Leadership (PRWAACL). This award recognizes student leaders who have excelled academically, performed community services to Ithaca, and have exemplary levels of accomplishments. 

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 How to prepare:

Ensure you can login to HomerConnect prior to Friday, December 14. If you need assistance please contact asap.

Review your roster: Are all of the students attending your class on the roster? Do you have students that have never attended? If you have questions regarding the status of the students on your roster contact before Friday, December 14. This will reduce the number of NGS grades.

Intercollegiate Athletics PALS courses: please be sure all of the students on your roster are active members of your team. If they are not, please contact

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Post where you need to go on Ithaca College’s private ridesharing network Zimride. It's free and easy.

Winter Break Parking Rules

Contributed by Amy Shippos on 12/17/18 

This posting will serve as a reminder of parking rules during Winter Break - December 21st thru January 18th:


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We are fortunate to live in an area that embodies an inviting sense of community. It is with this sense of community that Ithaca College kicks off our annual United Way Campaign. In keeping with the United Way mission of “improving lives by mobilizing the caring power of our communities,” our goal this year is $32,000! These contributions will help improve the quality of life for individuals and families by providing our community with a wide breadth of support opportunities. As community members, we all see the impact when we pull together to support the needs of our local community whether it be in the City of Ithaca, Tompkins County or in other surrounding counties where we reside. Here is our chance to help.

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