International students seeking a degree at Tompkins Cortland Community College must apply for admission. For a complete explanation visit the International Student Admissions page.
TC3 is fully accredited by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York and by the Commission of Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. Copies of these documents are on file in the Office of the President.
Deadline for International Admissions
There are specific deadlines for application materials. Students must complete an English proficiency exam. They may take IELTS or TOEFL tests for their application, but must complete the Accuplacer exam before being registered for classes. Students must also complete the requirements for housing and fulfill immunization requirements.
Important Information for Future and Current Students
The TC3 Catalog also contains information essential for prospective and continuing students.The academic calendar features important College dates. Student services includes information ranging from admissions to life on campus. Policies and procedures provides detailed information about academic and campus guidelines for prospective and current students. Search our faculty pages to learn more about the exceptional people who make the TC3 community vibrant and successful.