What Makes Us Special

About Cornell University

Cornell University is both a private Ivy League university and the land grant university for the State of New York. In addition to its superlative teaching and research efforts, Cornell carries out a critical outreach mission, using its research findings to create programs in areas such as human health and nutrition, agriculture, and labor relations to improve the lives and economic well-being of people in the United States and throughout the world.

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Admissions  Help

Middle 50% SAT Range For Freshman Class

Evidence-Based Reading and Writing680-750

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 53%
Men 47%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 97.31%  Help

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Price of Attendance in 2018-19  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

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Tuition and Fees History  Help

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Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 9:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 93%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 1311 497 341 158 2307

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