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When are transfer admission decisions released?

Transfer admissions decisions are released on a rolling basis beginning in April for Fall candidates. For more information, see our [How to Apply][1] page. [1]:

Is it okay to discuss my race or ethnicity in my application for admission?

We realize that following the recent Supreme Court ruling on affirmative action, you may feel uncertain about whether you can or should discuss your race or ethnicity in your application. In fact, you may be getting advice or coaching about whether to include this information. The short answer is yes, you can talk abo…

How do I apply to the College of Human Ecology?

Cornell requires students to submit their applications using the [Common Application][1]. Visit the [How to Apply][2] website for more information. **First-year Students** Please review the [How to Apply page for First-Year Applicants][3] and our [application tips][4] for information on how to best prepare for the a…

How do I apply to the College of Arts and Sciences?

Cornell requires the [Common Application][1]. Please review the [How to Apply][2] website for the full list of our requirements. [1]: [2]:

Does Cornell accept a paper application?

Cornell uses the [Common Application][1], which can be completed and submitted online. In extenuating circumstances, applicants who are unable to submit their application online may send a paper copy of the mailing address listed on the [Contact Us][2] page. [1]: [2]: https://admission…

How do I apply as a graduate student?

Please contact the [Graduate School][1] (607.255.5820 or [[email protected]][2]) for information about applying for admission to Cornell’s graduate programs. [1]: [2]: mailto:[email protected]

Can international students apply under the early decision plan?

The Cornell application process is the same for international students as it is for prospective students in the United States. International first-year applicants are welcome to apply under the early decision plan (deadline November 1) or the regular decision plan (deadline January 2). Please be sure to review the [H…

If I’ve been out of school for a while. Do I have to submit teacher recommendations/academic evaluations?

Applicants who do not have recent teachers, instructors, or professors to write their recommendations are advised to have supervisors, mentors, and/or coaches write on their behalf. Current or former members of the military can utilize a recommendation from an appropriate member of their chain of command for this purp…

How do I apply?

First-year and transfer students can apply via the [Common Application][1], which can be completed and submitted online. Cornell also requires a Writing Supplement. The Cornell undergraduate college or school a student applies to **may** have additional requirements, such as a portfolio or a design submission. Before …

Can I apply to Cornell using the Coalition Application?

Cornell University does not accept the Coalition Application. Prospective students may use the [Common Application][1] to apply for admission. [1]:

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