Did you know? A Cornell graduate helped define NYC’s iconic skyline! It’s just one of countless ways Cornell University and Cornellians have impacted NYC.
Cornell University has been a part of the fabric of New York City for more than 100 years. More than 50,000 Cornellians live in the greater New York City area. Cornell alumni in NYC are leaders in the areas of business and finance, art and culture, science, healthcare, law, public service, media, tech, fashion, hospitality, cuisine, and more.
Weill Cornell Medicine and Cornell Tech are located in NYC. The College of Architecture, Art and Planning; School of Industrial and Labor Relations; College of Engineering; and Cornell SC Johnson College of Business have locations in NYC. Cornell Cooperative Extension programs support thousands of NYC residents and families in all five boroughs.
Across the city, Cornell students live and learn, faculty conduct research to solve urgent needs, and community partners join us to raise the quality of life for millions of New Yorkers.