Cornell Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 6.0% of the student population at Cornell. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Cornell Disability Services.
Cornell for the Military
While not a "service academy", Cornell does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Cornell Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Cornell for Veterans Guide.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Cornell University
Cornell offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Cornell University
Cornell has a comparatively very large, student body. There were 14,907 undergraduates in 2018. Full-time attendance was 14,898 (99.9%). Part-time attendance was 9 (0.1%).
Cornell University is Ranked #18 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Cornell receives top marks for overall diversity. We rank Cornell #18 out of 2,179.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Cornell University Competes in the NCAA
Cornell has a total of 1351 student athletes, 716 men and 635 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$19,856,594|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$19,856,594|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Cornell University Athletics