Tompkins Cortland Community College

Student Life

Residence Life and Housing

Our VIBRANT Campus

At Tompkins Cortland you’ll experience college life as it is meant to be and build friendships that last a lifetime.

  • 7 residence halls
  • 800 beds
  • Engaging student activities
  • Themed floors available
  • Single bedrooms for each student
  • Experienced RAs and RDs

ur SAFE Community

  • Tutors come to the dorms
  • A two-minute walk to class
  • A wide variety of fun programs
  • Police officers who understand college students
  • Cable included, and a full kitchen

  • You’ll find a welcoming, diverse, and vibrant home here.
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Panther Pride Pledge

Panther PrideJoin your fellow Panthers in demonstrating pride in the campus community by taking the Panther Pride Pledge.

Find a Home on Campus

Find a Home on Campus

We’ve had housing longer, and we do it better. With seven residence halls and all the amenities of a fully functional residential campus, you’ll find a home in our fun, vibrant, supportive program.

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Residence Life on Facebook

We invite you to become a fan of our official page, Tompkins Cortland Residence Life! Connect with other residents, find current news, and leave us questions or comments!

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Themed Floors

We offer the following types of specialty housing that you can select on the Housing Preference and Roommate Survey.

Housing Payments

Payment procedures are different if using cash, check or credit card than using financial aid. Be sure to follow the procedure that matches your payment method

Good Samaritan and Medical Amnesty

These laws apply throughout New York. Find out more.

Move in Dates

New students move in to the Residence Halls on Sunday, August 19. Continuing students move in on Tuesday, August 21. Note: Students who need to move in outside of these dates should contact the Residence Life Office to make arrangements. 607-844-6596.

Campus Map

Printable Campus Housing Map

The Students of Concern group

This group manages communications regarding concerns for students' well-being, and facilitates timely and appropriate responses that arise. Anyone with concerns about a student can Email the Students of Concern group at