Corporate and Community Partnerships

We are dedicated to developing mutually beneficial partnerships that improve our region. We provide:

  • Resources to support local economic development
  • Access to state-of-the-art local facilities
  • Programs to develop local leaders
  • Connections to the College’s rigorous degree programs
  • Quality training programs

If you are interested in more information on becoming a partner please email us at

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Local Economic Development

Startup NY

Startup NY provides resources for new and expanding businesses that partner with a New York state college or university.

Rev Ithaca Startup Works

Rev is a partnership between Tompkins Cortland Community College, Cornell University, and Ithaca College that provides workspace, mentoring, and other resources to local entrepreneurs.

Developing Local Leaders

Leadership Cortland

Leadership Cortland develops emerging community leaders in Cortland County through a series of professional development activities, culminating in a community-need-focused series of group projects.

Leadership Tompkins

Leadership Tompkins provides essential leadership training to emerging leaders in Tompkins County and taps into their energy and creativity to develop a series of community-based projects.

 Connecting to Degree Programs

Degree Program Input

By developing relationships with the College, employers can provide valuable input into degree program development.

Internships and Job Opportunities

Employers benefit from connections to College alumni and current students in degree programs. Contact us to learn how to provide internship opportunities or post jobs.

Tuition Reimbursement

Numerous area employers offer tuition reimbursement plans for employees, and we can provide assistance in the process.

Career Coach

Career Coach links prospective and current students to degree programs by letting them explore local and national job opportunities and salary data. Call us today to be listed as a “partner ”on our degree program pages so you will be known by our students as they seek employment. 

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State-of-the-art spaces

Meeting and event Space available at the College’s three locations: Dryden, Ithaca, and Cortland.