Welcome, and congratulations on your acceptance to Ithaca College!

Please come back to this site throughout the coming weeks for information about how to start preparing for a successful transition to Ithaca! More information will be shared as it becomes available, so check back regularly.

Important Dates

Transfer Virtual Orientation: Monday, August 17

First-Year Virtual Orientation: Monday, August 10 - Saturday, August 15

Family & Supporter Virtual Orientation: Friday, August 7 - Saturday, August 8


Due to health and safety measures instituted in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Office of New Student and Transition Programs is currently working remotely.  While we continue checking our phone for messages regularly, we encourage you reach out to us via email (nstp@ithaca.edu) for the quickest response time. This email is checked regularly during business hours (8:30 – 5:00 PM, Monday-Friday) and we will respond to your questions as soon as possible.

Contact Us

New Student and Transition Programs
Live Chat: Monday through Friday 8:30 am–3:00 pm (Eastern Time)
Summer Hours: Monday through Thursday 8:30 am – 5:00 pm and Friday 8:30 am – 3:00 pm (Eastern Time)