Cornell University

Graduate & Professional

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Winter Break Activities

Don't miss this collection of in-person and virtual activities over Cornell's winter break.

You're coming to Cornell as a new graduate or professional student in Spring 2021. Now what?

Make your transition an easy one.  You are expected to...

  1. Read and review information on topics, including Health & Community, Finances, and more.
  2. Track your university requirements on the To Do List.
  3. Explore resources featured throughout the site.
  4. Return often. Highlighted resources are updated through your arrival on campus.

To learn more about your specific requirements, please visit your school or college website.

Novel Coronavirus

Cornell is closely monitoring the coronavirus pandemic. Read the latest updates and FAQs.

Happy Birthday Ez

Ezra Cornell was born January 11, 1807.  Learn more about our university—and telegraph—founder.

1,000 Student Groups and Counting

Joining a student organization is a fun way to meet people, and develop leadership skills. With more than 1,000 groups on campus, you're sure to pick up your favorite interest or join something new.

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