Mandatory Fees


$20 per credit hour



Student Life

$320 per semester

Part Time - $21.30 per credit hour

Evening - $10.65 per credit hour

ID Card

$19 per semester



Hall Council*

$15 per semester




$50 one time




Technology Fee

The technology fee helps provide hardware, software, access to the Internet, computer licensing fees, and consumable supplies associated with Tompkins Cortland student use of computers. Students have access to computers in computer labs, The Baker Center for Learning, the library, and student computer labs at the Ithaca and Cortland extension centers.

Student Life Fee

The Faculty Student Association (FSA) meets the social, cultural, recreational, educational, and support services needs of students through various programs and activities. The student life fee underwrites the cost of providing all co-curricular activities on campus.  These activities include student government association, student clubs and organizations, educational and social programming, athletics, recreation sports, child care services, and fitness center membership. This mandatory fee is paid by students enrolled in day and evening courses on campus.

Tompkins Cortland Card Fee

Every student is required to pay a Tompkins Cortland Card service fee each semester. Your card serves as your identification, a library card, and admits you to many events and programs sponsored by the FSA. Your card works for campus services such as the bookstore, cafeteria, vending machines, computer lab printers, library copier, residence life housing access, and residence life laundry. You should carry your card whenever you are on campus.

Matriculation Fee

The matriculation fee is a one-time charge to matriculated students that covers your degree audit, access to unofficial transcripts through myINFO, and the cost of your cap and gown for the commencement ceremony.

Hall Council Fee

The Hall Council Fee is only required for student's living in the residential halls.