Leading positive change locally and globally
Public engagement is foundational to everything we do as an institution. By contributing to this deep-rooted university commitment, our students, faculty, staff and alumni — Engaged Cornell — are forging community partnerships, solving local and global challenges and creating knowledge to benefit humanity.
270+Community-engaged learning courses offered by the university
7,000Students working annually in local communities
544Engagements with federal policymakers (2019)
1.7MNew Yorkers reached by Cornell Cooperative Extension programs each year