Programs for Parents and Sponsors

Parents and Family Members are encouraged to join our College staff for their own orientation to Tompkins Cortland. During this session, they will find out about the services available to support students and also have the opportunity to have questions answered.

Spring 2019 Parent and Sponsor Orientation 

Sessions for Parents/Sponsors of Residential Students

Please note that due to expected weather, the College will be closed on Sunday, January 20 and Monday, January 21.

The Parent and Family Orientation session originally schedule for Monday, January 21 from 2 - 3 p.m. has been CANCELED.

New resident students are able to move in early on Friday, January 18 or Saturday, January 19 by calling 607.844.6589 or emailing the Office of Residence Life at

Parents and Family members are welcome to attend the Orientation session below scheduled for Tuesday, January 22 at 10 a.m.

Session for Parents/Sponsors 

Tuesday, January 22, 10 - 11 a.m.

This session for the Parents/Sponsors will take place in room 147A.

The information presented during this session is geared toward parents, family members, and sponsors. Students do not need to attend this event and should check in for orientation between 9:30 and 10 a.m. at the Forum, room 163. The College Welcome begins promptly at 10 a.m.

For more information, contact Student Success at 607.844.6580 or email