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You're Going to Like It Here

The challenges and complexities in today’s world demand you at your very best, so demand a college that helps bring it out. Consider Elmira College, which offers more than a picture-perfect campus with smiling faces, loads of green space and a variety of majors. This is a place where you will find a community of professors, counselors, students and staff who are close-knit, fun-loving and just the right amount of quirky. Together, they make this the best college for people just like you.


Take a Tour in Person or Virtually

Schedule a tour! Prospective students are always welcome on campus and get fully immersed in life at Elmira College. Whenever you like, you can get a taste online with our video. Elmira also offers an appointment with your admission counselor so you can get more details and ask lots of questions.

Experience the Elmira Life

Want a true sample of life at Elmira? If you come to visit campus, we offer options that fit your style, time and interests, and offer a true snapshot of the campus experience. This is our way to welcome you and let you know that you can feel at home at Elmira.

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Stay the Night

Stay the night and get an in-depth look at everyday life at Elmira. Hang out with students. Try the food. Catch a movie. Attend a campus event. Get to know how Elmira can be your place.


Students hear a lecture at Elmira College.

Attend a Class

What is a college class really like? We'll arrange for you to attend a class that fits your interests and schedule so that you can find out. You'll see how Elmira shapes critical thinking while preparing students to succeed in the professional world.


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Meet a Counselor

Elmira's admission counselors are here to make the application experience easy for you. Bring your questions and they'll find the answers. You can get details on important topics like financial aid and career paths.


The women’s ice hockey team at Elmira College is proud to be part of the Soaring Eagles.

See a Game

The Soaring Eagles of Elmira College bring action to every corner of campus. We offer both men's and women's competitive sports such as hockey, baseball, softball and lacrosse. Whether you want to cheer or play, a game visit is a great idea.


Additional Resources

All of us at Elmira College want you to have all you need to make the best decision for the next chapter in your education. Here are some of the most commonly used pages of information.

Start Your Application Now

The application process is easy, and we’re here to help. Just gather up all of your information and get started. If you have any questions, let your admission counselor know.