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Application & Fees

How to Apply

Download the Application Form and submit your application by mail, fax, or e-mail. A $50 non-refundable application fee is due at the time of application.

Students are required to submit the following:

  1. the application form;
  2. a high school transcript;
  3. application fee payment;
  4. personal essay;
  5. letter of reference from a teacher.


Residential program fees cover tuition, room, food, and activity fees. Students' incidental charges are not included. Full payment is due by May 15. Students may choose to bring a small amount of money to spend during off-campus excursions and incidentals.

The $50 application fee is nonrefundable. Program refunds will be made if notice of cancellation is received by May 15. Cancellations after that date will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.

Tuition and Program Fees – Residential: $1,998 (a 3-month payment plan is available)

Tuition and Program Fees – Commuter: $1,798*
*While it is not required for local students, it is highly encouraged that all students apply as Residential in order to have a more fulfilling college experience.

Forms and Documents

You can fax the completed forms to 607-735-1150, or mail them to: SEE EC, Office of Continuing Education, Elmira College, One Park Place, Elmira, NY 14901. You may also e-mail completed documents as .PDF’s to