Admissions & Aid

Business education.
Well within reach.

At Golisano Institute for Business & Entrepreneurship, you’ll get a great education that prepares you to take advantage of real business opportunities within only 24 months—all for just $8,900/year.

For aspiring business professionals who want:

A high-quality job at an emerging company

To launch their own business

To lower bachelor's degree costs by more than 75%

Champions of Financial Freedom:
How is tuition so affordable?

$28,000

Education Costs Per Student/Year (Includes Tuition, Laptop, Books, etc.)

- $19,100

Tom Golisano Contribution Per Student/Year

$8,900

Yearly Tuition (Before Need-Based Financial Aid)

Investing in You

“I believe every student—if given the opportunity—has the potential to find success. That’s why I’m investing in every student and endowing Golisano Institute to offer a great education for a fraction of the cost of other business schools. It’s my way of investing in the future of this region and empowering anyone with the right attitude, grit, and passion to make their mark on business and beyond.”

Tom Golisano, Founder
Tom Golisano

Investing in You

“I believe every student—if given the opportunity—has the potential to find success. That’s why I’m investing in every student and endowing Golisano Institute to offer a great education for a fraction of the cost of other business schools. It’s my way of investing in the future of this region and empowering anyone with the right attitude, grit, and passion to make their mark on business and beyond.”

Tom Golisano, Founder

Financial Assistance

While our tuition is well below the cost of other quality area business schools, we’re offering additional support and a quarterly payment plan option to students who are unable to cover the full cost of tuition to enroll.
Contact financialsupport@golisanoinstitute.org for more information.

Admission Requirements

Before applying, review our requirements.

Connect with Admissions

Meet in-person or over video chat with a member of our Admissions team to ask questions and learn more about Golisano Institute.
Golisano Institute Admissions Team - Maren, Jillian, and Kristina

Frequently Asked Questions

For more information, contact admissions@golisanoinstitute.org

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Think you’d be a good fit for Golisano Institute? Enrollment for February 2024 or September 2024 is now open. Begin your application today.

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