Tompkins Cortland Community College

Enrollment Services

Financial Aid

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

Regular Hours

Monday, 8:30 a.m.–4 p.m.
Tuesday, 8:30 a.m.–6 p.m.
Wednesday, 8:30 a.m.–3 p.m
Thursday, 9 a.m.–4 p.m
Friday, 8:30 a.m.–4 p.m

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607.844.6580
607.844.6538 (fax)
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Cost of Attendance

The cost of attendance is an estimate of what you can expect to pay to attend Tompkins Cortland Community College for an academic year. Your exact charges will be included on your billing statement.

The cost of attendance includes two types of expenses; direct costs and indirect costs. The total amount of financial aid you receive cannot exceed the cost of attendance.

Direct Costs

Money paid directly to the College for tuition, fees, housing, and meals. Tuition and fees are estimates for planning purposes and are finalized in June by the Board of Trustees.

Indirect Costs

Expenses that are not billed by the college, but are still needed while you attend college. Indirect costs include books, supplies, transportation and miscellaneous/personal expenses.

2017-2018 Cost of Attendance

2016-2017 Expenses

Living at home with a parent/relative

Living on campus or renting

Out of state or no valid certificate of residency#

Tuition (12 credits or more)*

$4,950

$4,950

$10,200

Fees

$1,270

$1,270

$1,270

Books/Supplies

$1,200

$1,200

$1,200

Room**

$2,000

$8,600

$8,600

Meal Plan***

$1,200

$2,750

$2,750

Transportation

$1,200

$1,200

$1,200

Miscellaneous/Personal

$1,500

$1,500

$1,500

Total

$13,320

$21,470

$26,720

#New York State residents must submit a certificate of residency from their home county treasurer’s office to receive the New York resident tuition rate.

*New York State residents must submit a certificate of residence from their permanent home county treasurer’s office to receive the New York resident tuition rate.

**Sign up for housing by July 1, 2017 and receive a $600/semester discount on housing room rates for the year. If registering for the spring semester only, sign up for housing by Dec. 1, 2017 and receive a $600 discount.

***Students living in the residence halls are required to purchase, at minimum, the 12 meals per week meal plan. The college also offers 14 or 16 meals per week plans.

2016-2017 Cost of Attendance

2016-2017 Expenses

Living at home with a parent/relative

Living on campus or renting

Out of state or no valid certificate of residency*

Tuition (12 credits or more)*

$4,790

$4,790

$9,880

Fees

$1,270

$1,270

$1,270

Books/Supplies

$1,200

$1,200

$1,200

Room**

$2,000

$8,500

$8,500

Meal Plan***

$1,200

$2,040

$2,040

Transportation

$1,200

$1,200

$1,200

Miscellaneous/Personal

$1,500

$1,500

$1,500

Total

$13,170

$20,500

$25,590

#New York State residents must submit a certificate of residency from their home county treasurer’s office to receive the New York resident tuition rate.

*New York State residents must submit a certificate of residence from their permanent home county treasurer’s office to receive the New York resident tuition rate.

**Sign up for housing by July 1, 2016 and receive a $650 per semester discount on housing room rates.

***Students living in the residence halls are required to purchase, at minimum, the 8 meals per week meal plan. The college also offers 10 or 12 meals per week plans.