The Office of Student Financial Services is your one-stop location for all financial aid and billing matters. Here you can apply for aid, browse scholarships, pay your bill, and more.


Holiday Hours

The Office of Student Financial Services will be closed in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday beginning Wednesday, November 25th through Friday, November 26th. During this time, our staff will not be available to process payments, respond to phone calls or emails. All will resume on Monday, November 30th.

Financial Aid

Undergraduate Aid

Choosing where to go to college can be tough. Your family's financial situation will play a role in that decision. Learn more about types of financial aid and how to apply.

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Graduate Aid

An Ithaca College graduate education is an investment in the potential of your mind and a powerful contribution to your continued success. Learn about aid types available for graduate study and how to apply.

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FAFSA Reminder

The FAFSA and CSS Profile are available beginning October 1 of the year preceding the academic year for which aid is being requested (for example, beginning October 1, 2020, for study in the 2021–22 academic year).

Returning students may also file their FAFSA on October 1 of the year preceding the academic year for which aid is being requested.

Important information regarding the rescission of DACA.

Tuition Costs

For 2020–21, the cost of undergraduate attendance, including tuition, room and board, and estimated book and personal expenses, is $65,599. Learn more about how this cost breaks down here.

Graduate tuition costs vary by program; learn more here.

Billing & Payments

There are a variety of ways to pay your Ithaca College bill. We accept electronic payments, cash or check, and wire transfers. We also participate in a tuition payment plan administered by Nelnet Tuition Plan.

Pay Your Bill

  • Students can make online payments in the billing section of HomerConnect.
  • Parents can make only check payments through QuickPay.

COVID-19 Appeal Form

We recognize COVID-19 has caused unforeseen circumstances and financial hardship for many of our students and their families. To help us better understand your current situation, please provide all requested documentation to support your situation.

Download the Form (PDF)

Contact Us

Monday–Wednesday 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. ET
Thursday 11:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m. ET
Friday 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. ET

Phones are unattended daily during lunch hour 12:30–1:30 p.m.

We are located on the second floor of the Peggy Ryan Williams Center, just above the Office of Admission.

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