Frequently Asked Questions
Chances are, if you have a question about Cornell, it's already been asked. Questions have been grouped loosely by subject. If you don't find what you are looking for here, try searching for Cornell facts.
- Where is Cornell University?
- What are Cornell's academic units, and where are they?
- Where can I get information about Cornell Ithaca-campus mailing addresses?
- Does Cornell offer tours of the Ithaca campus?
- How old is Cornell?
- What are Cornell's school colors, mascot, and alma mater?
- Who are the president and other officers of Cornell University?
- What is the difference between a contract and an endowed college or school at Cornell?
- How much is tuition at Cornell?
- How do I order a copy of my transcript from Cornell?
Applying to a Cornell Undergraduate College or School
- What are Cornell's undergraduate colleges and schools?
- Where can I get an undergraduate application to Cornell?
- Where can I get information about Cornell undergraduate admissions requirements?
- Is financial aid available to Cornell undergraduates?
Applying to Cornell's Graduate and Professional Colleges or Schools
- How do I apply to Cornell's Graduate School?
- How do I apply to Weill Cornell Medical College or Graduate School of Medical Sciences?
- How do I apply to Cornell Law School?
- How do I apply to Cornell's Johnson Graduate School of Management?
- How do I apply to Cornell's College of Veterinary Medicine?
Academic Opportunities at Cornell
- What is the difference between undergraduate and graduate study?
- Does Cornell have an undergraduate major in [ . . . ]?
- Does Cornell allow high school students to take classes?
- Does Cornell offer non-degree study, travel programs for families, or other informal learning opportunities?
- Does Cornell offer distance learning programs?
- Does Cornell offer continuing education or professional development programs?
- Does Cornell have an English as a Second Language (ESL) program?
Travel to and from Cornell
- How do I get to Cornell from my hometown?
- Are there many lodging facilities in or near Ithaca?
- Does Cornell rent dorm rooms to visitors?
Locating People and Facilities at Cornell
- How can I locate or contact a student at Cornell?
- How can I locate or contact a member of the Cornell faculty or staff?
- How can media representatives locate or contact a member of the Cornell community for an interview?
- How can I contact or find out more about a Cornellian mentioned in the media?
- How can I get the address of a particular Cornell unit or facility?
- Does Cornell have a central phone number?
Locating Information about Cornell Alumni
- How do I locate someone who previously attended Cornell?
- How can I verify that someone has a Cornell degree?
Veterinary Care at Cornell
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