Cornell University

#15 in National Universities

  • Private (not-for-profit)4 Years (or High)Ithaca, NYDegree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or aboveDoctor's degree22,319 Students14.09 % Acceptance Ratio9:1 Student-Faculty Ratio
    Cornell University is a Private (not-for-profit) (4 Years or High) college located in Ithaca, New York. It has a total enrollment of 22,319 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 9:1. It is a Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 14.09% last year.
  • Open Admission Policy
    Acceptance Ratio14.09 %
    Admission Yield52.33 %
    Undergraduate Application Fees$80
    Graduate Application Fees$95

    The acceptance ratio is 14.09% last year at Cornell University where total 44,965 students applied and 6,337 were accepted.

  • Amounts
    Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$52,853
    Graduate Tuition & Fees$29,585
    On-Campus Living Costs$16,538
    Off-Campus Living Costs$16,508

    The tuition & fees at Cornell University, for academic year 2017-2018 is $52,853.

    The living cost including room, board, and other expenses is $16,538 when living on campus and $16,508 when living off campus.

    Cost of Attendance
  • NCAA Member

    ROTC Program

    Campus Housing

    Meal Plan

    Online Learning

    Study Abroad

    Career Counseling

    Employment Service

    Cornell University provides various learning opportunities and services for their students.

    It includes NCAA Member, ROTC Program, Campus Housing, Meal Plan, Online Learning, Study Abroad, Career Counseling and more.

    Explore campus life and get your opportunities at Cornell University.

    Learning Opportunities & Services

The Numbers Say it All about Cornell University

Key Stats for Cornell University

Costs of Attendance extremely expensive

Cornell University$52,853
All U.S. Colleges$18,355
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges$25,799
4 Years or High Colleges$22,271
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in New York$26,544

Admission Chances extremely difficult to get in


Admission Ratio

  • All U.S. Colleges66.99%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges63.95%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges66.20%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in New York66.62%

Financial Helps low financial help rate


Financial Aid Rates

  • All U.S. Colleges76.94%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges88.17%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges82.17%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in New York86.37%

Student Population small

Cornell University22,319
All U.S. Colleges20,523,036
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges4,211,617
4 Years or High Colleges14,093,854
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in New York528,604

Graduation Rates very high completion rate


Graduation Rate

  • All U.S. Colleges47.15%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges53.92%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges48.69%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in New York54.71%

Major Programs very diverse majors


Major Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges70
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges88
  • 4 Years or High Colleges109
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in New York91

Distance Learning limited online classes


Online Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges8
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges10
  • 4 Years or High Colleges15
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in New York6
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