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College & School Links

The information, forms, and to-do's on this site are for all new students. There may be additional tasks that your college needs you to do. Many of the college sites below are updated over time, so check them often. Your college will also contact you via your Cornell email address.

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS)

Got questions? Of course you do, so we've made it easy to get answers. First, relax and enjoy your time with family and friends before the semester begins. We'll be in touch to provide you with insider info on everything from course enrollment to where to find the best ice cream in Ithaca. Welcome to CALS!

Questions? Contact:

College of Architecture, Art, and Planning (AAP)

Welcome to the extraordinary AAP community of designers, architects, and scholars! During the summer, the AAP Office of Student Services will be your primary contact. This office provides information, support, and programming to encourage student success from matriculation through graduation. Our staff is committed to fostering an environment that values creativity, critical thinking, and respect of diverse perspectives enabling AAP students to achieve their fullest potential. Review the information on the AAP new student web page. We will email you in mid-June with important information about course enrollment and academic requirements.

    AAP New Undergraduate Student Website
    College of Architecture, Art and Planning

Questions? Contact:

College of Arts & Sciences (A&S)

Welcome to Arts & Sciences! The A&S Student Services Office will send you important information about advising and college requirements, prepare you for fall 2022 course enrollment, and connect you with an A&S peer ambassador. Check your Cornell email regularly.

Questions? Contact us at

College of Engineering (ENG)

Beginning in early May, and throughout the summer, the New Students website (below) will be updated with important information and deadlines. Additionally, we will communicate with you weekly throughout the summer. It is critical that you check the Engineering New Students website and be on the lookout for our correspondence regularly.

Questions? Contact the Office of Engineering Advising at or (607) 255-7414.

SC Johnson College of Business

Welcome to the SC Johnson College of Business! As a college we strive to create a student experience that is flexible, collaborative, and cross-disciplinary as we build on the strengths of three world-class schools at Cornell—Dyson, the Hotel School, and Johnson. New undergraduate students will be supported by dedicated staff based in Dyson and Hotel—important information from each School’s Office of Student Services follows.

For all students, information will be sent to your Cornell email address—check your email often and read emails in their entirety.

Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management

Welcome to Dyson! You will receive details about course scheduling and other information over the summer. Additional information will be addressed during Orientation.

Questions? Contact the Dyson Office of Student Services at or (607) 254-1281.

School of Hotel Administration

Welcome to our newest Hotelies! The Office of Student Services Advising team will email you instructions about course scheduling and adding credits to your schedule prior to pre-enrollment. This will include information about enrollment information sessions and enrollment in your HADM first-year core courses by the Hotel School registrar team.

To receive transfer credit for AP/IB scores, have the College Board/International Baccalaureate send directly to Cornell.

Questions about your schedule will be addressed during Orientation.

Questions? Contact the Office of Student Services at

College of Human Ecology

Welcome to the College of Human Ecology!

Please visit the site below to verify your major between June 8-30. Our site includes very specific advice for creating your first semester Cornell course schedule. Be sure to read through the site before course enrollment begins. Each department in the college has provided detailed scheduling information, so base your selections on that information. You will finalize your choices during Orientation after participating in the college briefing and mandatory department advising meetings.

Questions? Contact the Office of Student and Career Development at

ILR School

Welcome to ILR! The ILR Office of Student Services will send a welcome message to your Cornell email in
early June. This message will contain all the instructions you need to get started in Chatter, our online
community for ILR. Advisors and current students will be available on Chatter throughout the summer to
answer questions about everything from course enrollment to what to bring to campus. New students will also
work through an asynchronous ILR Pre-Orientation course on Canvas, which you will have access to in late

Questions? Contact the ILR Office of Student Services at