Parents of Prospective Students

We're so glad you and your student are interested in Ithaca College, and we hope you'll stop by for a visit and a tour. We know the process of college admission can seem overwhelming (not to mention pricey), so we've gathered together a few helpful bits of information to ease the process and make your application to Ithaca as painless as possible.

Admission Information

Office of Admission Info for Parents

Visit Ithaca

Online Tour

Financial Aid Information

Office of Student Financial Services' Message to Parents

Frequently Asked Questions


CSS/Financial Aid Profile

Fountains and flowers on the Ithaca campus
Get Answers to Your Questions

In spring 2016, parent and student volunteers hosted an informal web chat with students and families. Through firsthand stories from parents, students, and staff — and the Q&A afterward — the discussion provides insight on how your own student can select which institution is a best fit for his or her academic, social, and career interests.

Listen to the Archived Web Chat