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Can I submit artwork as a part of my application if I am not applying to a design major?

Students who are not required to submit a portfolio can choose to submit a few select pieces that they are most proud of to upload via the supplemental materials portal when they receive access to it. Applicants should know that these pieces will not be formally evaluated by the department. Use of the portal is limit…

How would you distinguish a Human Ecology education?

The College of Human Ecology programs are evidence-based, research focused, and organized around social issues instead of disciplines, allowing students to pursue their interests and develop unique perspectives in a comprehensive and meaningful way. In addition to the Human Ecology curriculum that provides students w…

What degree do Human Ecology students graduate with?

Students who graduate from the College of Human Ecology earn a Bachelor of Science from Cornell University.

Do I need to submit a portfolio, or any other supplemental information, to be considered for admission into any of the Human Ecology programs?

First-year and transfer applicants to the Design + Environmental Analysis and Fashion Design & Management program are required to submit [design supplements][1]. Carefully review the [i][2][nformation and guidelines][1] for the current admissions cycle. Fashion Design and Management applicants can [email][3] the depa…

What if I am having trouble with Slideroom?

After carefully reviewing the instructions for [submitting a design supplement][1] via the Slideroom platform, students who experience difficulties uploading/submitting their supplemental materials should contact [Slideroom][2] directly. Please note, design supplements are only required for the following majors: *…

How many Human Ecology students apply Early Decision?

The number of applicants for early decision changes each year, and we are unable to predict the number of applications we will receive. On average, a third of our enrolling first-year students are admitted through Early Decision.

Should I apply for Global and Public Health Sciences in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences or the College of Human Ecology?

Students should consider the college-specific mission, requirements, and the family of majors offered as this will inform the educational approach and will help students determine which college will be the best fit. Learn more about each college by reviewing their website and viewing their [virtual information sessio…

Can you pursue pre-law at the College of Human Ecology?

Yes, Human Ecology students interested in pursuing [pre-law][1] generally approach it from a human perspective, understanding the social aspects and human dimensions of the law, and are motivated to use their legal education to create positive change in the world. Students considering law school can choose any major …

Should I apply for Nutritional Sciences in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences or the College of Human Ecology?

Students should consider the college-specific mission, requirements, and the family of majors offered as this will inform the educational approach and will help students determine which college will be the best fit. If your interest in nutritional sciences is focused on areas such as the global food crisis, public po…

What careers do students go on to after graduating the College of Human Ecology?

The College of Human Ecology education lends itself to a range of [career directions][1], including those that have yet to be created. Our students are well prepared to enter the global job market, pursue graduate study, and engage in community development. The paths our graduates choose are diverse, but they are link…

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