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Instant Registration Day

It's instant! It's easy. Visit Tompkins Cortland on Saturday, Jan. 20 and complete the registration process IN ONE DAY. That's it! You're set for Spring 2018.

During Instant Registration Saturdays, you can get admitted, take your placement test, meet with an advisor, create your class schedule, submit your housing contract, talk to financial aid, drop off your immunization records, get your student ID, even shop at the bookstore.

No appointment necessary, we will be open between 9 a.m.-4 p.m., but make sure you arrive with enough time to complete what you need. And please make sure you bring any paperwork we may need (like transcripts, tax forms, driver’s license, etc.).

Saturday, Jan. 20


  • Admissions: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Financial Aid: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Advising: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Registration and Billing: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Health Center: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • ID Card Office: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Bookstore: 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

If you are a student with a disability, contact Access & Equity Services in the Baker Center for Learning at 607.844.8222, Ext. 4415 or 4283 to arrange accommodations for your placement testing, and to discuss any other needs.

Open House

Tompkins Cortland will hold the next open house on April 6, 2018. If you were unable to join us, you can still visit by scheduling a campus tour.

Parents, there’s something for you too. We’re holding a special Parent Orientation while your students are testing. We’ll answer questions about admissions, financial aid, and more.

Open House schedule

8:30 a.m. Campus tours begin
9 a.m. Student Life tables open
10:30 a.m. Residence Life presentation
11 a.m. Admissions and Financial Aid presentation
Noon Academic presentations by faculty

Bus transportation to Coltivare and TC3 farm provided for those interested in Sustainable Farming, Culinary Arts, Hospitality, and Wine Marketing
1 p.m. Campus tours resume
Residence Life presentation repeats
2:30 p.m. Departure

What can you do at Open House?

  • Academic presentations for all degree programs begin at noon.
  • Tour the campus before or after your presentation.
  • Representatives from Residence Life, Financial Aid, Athletics, and other student life offices will be on hand.
  • Take the Farm to Bistro Bus and tour the TC3 Farm and our downtown Ithaca restaurant and culinary center, Coltivare! Learn about four unique programs that prepare you for employment or transfer.

Campus Tour

Campus tours during the summer are available by appointment. To set up your visit you may call 607.844.6580, or email

Directions to Campus

170 North St, P.O. Box 139
Dryden, NY 13053

The main campus in Dryden is located between Ithaca and Cortland on Route 13 just north of the Village of Dryden.

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