School Overview

Cornell University is a Private, 4 years college located in Ithaca, New York. Cornell ranked 14th in National Universities, 19th in World Universities, and 2nd in New York Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 23,620 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 9 to 1. It is a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. Cornell's acceptance rate is 9.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Cornell University is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
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Address300 Day Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853
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School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (very high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Cornell University is 9.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 64.00%. The application fees are $80 for undergraduate programs and $105 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate9.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)64.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$80
Graduate Application Fees$105

Tuition & Fees

Cornell's 2022 tuition & fees is $61,015 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $30,006.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$61,015
Graduate Tuition & Fees$30,006
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 23,620 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 6,167 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Cornell has 14,743 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 8,877 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students23,620
Undergraduate Students14,743
Graduate Students8,877
Online Enrollment6,167

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs323 Programs
Number of online programs2 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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