- College search made simple.
Dismiss notification

Interested in this school?

Please type at least the first 4 letters of the school name.

Ithaca College Campus Life

Campus Size

Medium-Sized Campus
Total Undergrads
Including 109 Part-time
Degree-Seeking Freshmen
Including 2 Part-time

Gender Breakdown:

57% Women
43% Men


NCAA Division III (with football)

Empire Eight

  • Football
  • Basketball
  • Baseball
  • Cross Country/Track

Total Varsity Sports


Men's sports coaches (Average salary: $88,470)
Women's sports coaches (Average salary: $78,544)
Athletics Details
Sport Varsity Men Varsity Women Club Intramural
All Track Combined 136 142 - -
Baseball 50 - - -
Basketball 15 15 Yes Yes
Field Hockey - 25 Yes Yes
Football 129 - - -
Golf - 7 Yes -
Gymnastics - 19 - -
Lacrosse 41 24 Yes -
Rowing 45 50 - -
Soccer 31 34 Yes Yes
Softball - 22 Yes Yes
Swimming and Diving 32 44 - -
Tennis 15 16 - Yes
Volleyball - 15 Yes Yes
Wrestling 32 - - -
Badminton - - Yes -
Cheerleading/Dance Team - - Yes -
Court Sports - - - Yes
Dance - - Yes -
Equestrian - - Yes -
Fencing - - Yes -
Flag Football - - - Yes
Frisbee/Disc Sports - - Yes -
Ice Hockey - - Yes -
Indoor Fitness/Recreation - - Yes -
Martial Arts/Self Defense - - Yes -
Rugby - - Yes -
Skiing - - Yes -
Table Tennis - - Yes -


Student Total
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.4%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3.4%
Black/non-Hispanic 2.7%
Hispanic 4.7%
Non-resident alien 2.2%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 11.5%
Two or more races 2.0%
White/non-Hispanic 73.1%
Percent of students with disability 8%

Services & Housing

Services Offered
  • Academic/Career counseling
  • Employment services for current students to find part-time positions
  • Job placement for graduates to find full-time employment
  • Library on campus
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Meal plan offered, meals per week can vary

Clubs & Organizations

Musical Groups
  • Choral Groups
  • Concert Band
  • Jazz Band
  • Music Ensemble
  • Pep Band
  • Symphony Orchestra
Performance Arts
  • Dance
  • Drama Theater
  • Musical Theater
  • Opera
Journalism & Publications
  • Literary Magazine
  • Yearbook
  • Television Station
  • Radio Station
Reserved Officers' Training Corps (ROTC)
  • Army ROTC
  • Air Force ROTC
  • International Student Organization
  • Student Government
  • Campus Ministries

Safety Statistics

Arrests On Campus
Illegal Weapons Possession 0
Drug Law Violation 13
Liquor Law Violation 7
Criminal Offenses On Campus
Personal Crime 1
Property Crime 13

Notable Alumni

  • Allan Loeb, screenwriter ("21," "The Dilemma")
  • Andrew Daly, actor ("Eastbound and Down," "Semi-Pro")
  • Chris Regan, Emmy Award-winning writer for "The Daily Show"
  • David Muir, ABC news anchor
  • Jessica Savitch, first female network anchor
  • Robert Iger, president and CEO of The Walt Disney Company
  • Robert Marella (aka Gorilla Monsoon), WWE Hall of Fame wrestler
  • Rod Serling, creator of "The Twilight Zone"
  • David Boreanaz, actor ("Buffy the Vampire Slayer," "Angel," "Bones")
Reviews Dorm Life
  • Em from NY
  • 2
  • The dorms are alright. There are great on-campus apartment options, The Circle Apartments and The Garden Apartments. Housing is currently undergoing many changes to accommodate larger class sizes and create…

  • Jul-10-2012 Read More
  • Karina
  • 2
  • This all depends on the friends you meet. I had a great time here, and felt like the socialization aspect of Ithaca was great. The actual dorms themselves leave something…

  • May-14-2012 Read More


Student Responses to Review Topic: Food And Dining
  • 4
  • Sammie from Ridgefield, CT
  • Jan-01-2016 I am a current student here

    I love the food here, especially because I am a vegetarian and they have yummy vegetarian options. However, with my limited diet, the dining halls often repeat meals, so I get a little tired of the same thing. That being said, there are 3 different dining halls and other food options on campus (those cost bonus bucks allotted by your dining plan or real money), so there is definitely variety to be found on campus.

    Read More
  • 4
  • Aria from Brooklyn, NY
  • Dec-28-2015 I am a current student here

    I got off my meal plan for my 2nd year but the food and dining is good. There are three dining halls. Also we have a pub where students hangout, do homework, have Starbucks, and eat.

    Read More
  • 3
  • Hannah from Perkasie, PA
  • Dec-15-2015 I am a current student here

    Decent food, with places to eat always available and plenty options for people with diet restrictions or allergies.

    Read More
  • 4
  • Christine from Marstons Mills, MA
  • May-01-2015 I am a current student here

    Food is surprisingly good at Ithaca. Sometimes, it looks like it is gross but if you try it it ends up tasting pretty decent. Some dining halls are definitely better than others, and sometimes it does feel like you are eating the same type of thing all the time.

    Read More
  • 5
  • Mikayla
  • Feb-26-2015 I am a current student here

    The dining hall itself isn't always the best food but with the Bonus Bucks option you are given there is a lot of variety at the Pub or sub connect or Sandellas for great food outside of the dining hall,

    Read More
  • 3
  • Anonymous Chick
  • Feb-28-2014 I am a current student here

    This also depends on which dining hall you go to, but overall, the food is good.

    Read More
  • 3
  • shian from Bronx, NY
  • Feb-20-2014 I am a current student here

    There are three major dinning halls which offer different meals every night as well as outside places to order food.

    Read More
Student Responses to Review Topic: Greek Life
  • 0
  • Sammie from Ridgefield, CT
  • Jan-01-2016 I am a current student here

    IC is not officially affiliated with any Greek Life. There are fraternities and sororities at Cornell University, our neighboring school, and there are some underground Greek life at IC, but that's about it.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Aria from Brooklyn, NY
  • Dec-28-2015 I am a current student here

    We are not officially affiliated with any greek life. However, you can head over to cornell for the greek life experience. #FratParties

    Read More
  • 0
  • Mikayla
  • Feb-26-2015 I am a current student here

    There is no Greek Life at Ithaca.

    Read More
  • 0
  • shian from Bronx, NY
  • Feb-20-2014 I am a current student here

    There is not much Greek Life on campus but our neighboring Cornell university offers Greek Life. Ithaca students are welcomed to join.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Jasmine from Laurence Harbor, NJ
  • Jan-16-2014 I am a current student here

    Ithaca College does not have traditional sororities and frats, but it doesn't make the college any less fun. They do however have alternative frats and sororities that are welcoming to everyone and do not practice hazing.

    Read More