Undergraduate Students

Cornell students hail from all 50 states and 120 countries worldwide.

Graduate and Professional Students

The Cornell Executive MBA prepares executives to succeed in a fast paced and competitive arena. 

Postdocs and Academic Professionals

Postdocs at Cornell supplement the research expertise of faculty by sharing new techniques, collaborating with other institutions, and helping to manage the daily operations of labs and research sites.


Oneka LaBennett, Africana Studies Research Center, and Russell Rickford, History Department, at the reception following the 2014 Casselberry Munday Distinguished Lecture.


Cornell's admissions staff reviewed over 43,000 applications for freshman admission in 2014.

Alumni & Friends

Approximately 30% of recent graduates are currently pursuing graduate and professional degrees.

Community Partners

Cornell is the first institution to offer a specialized program focused on hospitality entrepreneurship in collaboration with the Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities.

Did You Know?

Cornell's Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program prepares undergraduate students for success. Learn more!

Toward New Destinations

Cornell is committed to extending its legacy of recruiting a heterogeneous faculty, student body and staff; fostering a climate that doesn't just accommodate differences, but engages with them; and providing rich opportunities for learning from those differences. Toward New Destinations provides a broad institutional framework for diversity, asserting the centrality of diversity and inclusion to the university’s values and excellence.