General Admission Information

The application fee is $80 for applying undergraduate school and $95 for graduate school at Cornell University. Next table presents general admission information at Cornell University.
General Admission Information of Cornell University
Open Admission PolicyNo
Undergraduate Application Fees$80
Graduate Application Fees$95
Admission Informationadmissions.cornell.edu/
Online Applicationwww.commonapp.org/
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedAdvanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree OfferedBachelor, Master, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)

2017 Admission Statistics

23,578 men and 21,387 women applied to Cornell University and 2,865 men and 3,472 women students were accepted. Among them, 1,542 men and 1,773 women were enrolled into the school. Following table shows the Cornell University Admission Statistics including admission ad enrollment rates. Acceptance ratio is 14.09% and enrollment ratio is 52.33%.
TotalMenWomen
Applicants44,96523,57821,387
Admitted6,3372,8653,472
Enrolled3,3161,5421,773
Acceptance Ratio 14.09%12.15%16.23%
Enrollment Ratio 52.33%53.82%51.07%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

2,297 students (69% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 1,677 students (51%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees.For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Critical Reading and Math is 1,530 and 25th percentile score is 1,330. For ACT scores, 75th percentile score of Composite, Math, and English is 104 and 25th percentile score is 92. Next table shows detail SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at Cornell University.
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading650750
SAT Math680780
ACT Composite3134
ACT Math3035
ACT English3135

Application Requirements

There are 5 requirements and 3 recommendations to submit when you apply to Cornell University. The school requires to submit High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program and Recommendations for its applicants.The school recommends to submit High School GPA, High School Rank and High School Record (or Transcript). Next table summarizes Cornell University application requirements.
Admission Requirements at Cornell University
High School GPARequired
High School RankRecommended
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesRecommended
Admission Test ScoresRequired
TOEFLRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither Required nor Recommneded


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