Ithaca College is a transformative community where progress never stops. Surrounded by 150 waterfalls in the Finger Lakes region of New York State, Ithaca is a student-fueled college town and thriving city full of art, music, and festivals. IC offers students a unique combination of academic theory, hands-on practice, and enlivening performance. Students apply what they learn in real time working through setbacks while making new discoveries—to develop a breakthrough mindset. Whether they are winning Pulitzers, launching nonprofits, anchoring broadcast news, leading multibillion-dollar companies, or revolutionizing patient care, students who graduate from Ithaca College “learn different and leave different."

Academic Programs

  • Engineering
  • Research
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Education
  • Communication
  • Music
  • Art & Design
  • Economics
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Performing Arts
  • Social Science
  • Visual Arts
  • Exploratory

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Disability Services
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • ROTC Program
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research

Additional Information

All students who are offered admission to Ithaca College are automatically considered for merit scholarships. Ithaca College also administers need-based aid to qualifying students. Among the Ithaca College scholar programs that include a scholarship are the Leadership Scholar Program, the MLK Scholar Program, and the Park Scholar Program. See Financial Aid 101 for more information.

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There's no better way to get a feel for Ithaca College than to connect with us—and to visit campus when you can. Choose from a range of virtual and on-campus visit opportunities at

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School location

953 Danby Rd
Ithaca, NY 14850-7020, United States of America

Phone number

(800) 429-4274