Are You a Cornellian?
For 150 years any person—regardless of race, social circumstance, gender, or religion—has been able to follow any course of study here.
A Culture of Self Discovery
If you want to be a Cornellian, you want to be challenged. You want to define your own journey. You want to engage with and help others. You want to affect change in the world and in yourself. Whatever you choose to study, we'll give you myriad opportunities and the space to interact with a diverse and adventurous cohort. But it will be up to you to command your own educational transformation.
3,282undergraduate students entered into the Class of 2017, from 39,999 applications
41%of the Class of 2017 identify themselves as students of color
49%of this year's entering graduate class is international
95%of Ph.D. students receive full funding
Real Students, Real Stories
What's it really like to be a scholar on the Hill? Dip into some of our students' uncut and uncensored blogs to find out.
For those not in the know, seniors have a few days before graduation called Senior Days, filled with events and activities to celebrate our time together. I'm looking forward to a boat cruise and a brunch - as well as maybe an impromptu wine tour or other types of get-togethers - before next weekend's march to Schoellkopf in graduation regalia...Continue Reading