Financial Aid 101

The basics of determining your need, applying for aid, what to expect afterward, and types of aid available.
Determining Your Need
Financial need is the difference between what it costs to attend Ithaca and what you are expected to pay.
Break Down Costs
Applying for Aid
This process starts by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) each year.
Get Started
Award Notification
Applied for aid? Here's what to expect after filing for financial aid.
Learn More

Types of Aid

Ithaca College participates in a wide variety of aid programs designed to meet the needs of most students. All applicants and continuing students are eligible to apply for aid programs that are available as scholarships, grants, loans, and work.
School Codes When Applying For Aid


School Codes


NY State Tuition Assistance Program