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I have already completed two years or more at my primary institution. Can I still apply to transfer to the College of Human Ecology?

The College of Human Ecology does not typically work with transfers who would be entering as second semester juniors or have more advanced standing. Students can transfer in a maximum of 60 credits towards the degree requirements, and we require that at least 60 credits be completed at Cornell University. Students ca…

Can I apply to both the Fashion Design and Fashion Design Management options?

No. Students must select the Fashion Design Management option they are interested in pursuing, and submit the appropriate supplement. Students who submit both supplements via Slideroom will be contacted and must select which submission they wish to have reviewed. The Fashion Design option prepares students for career…

How do I know what courses will transfer to the College of Human Ecology?

The College of Human Ecology does not offer formal credit evaluations prior to a student’s acceptance. Our applicants should have completed, or have in progress at the time of their application, our [Required Preparatory Coursework][1]. Coursework must be taken at an accredited institution that can also be able to pro…

Are my chances higher of acceptance to the College of Human Ecology higher if I am a New York State Resident?

The College of Human Ecology comprehensively reviews all applications that we receive from across the globe. We will accept the most [competitive candidates][1] regardless of residency. [1]: https://www.human.cornell.edu/admissions/undergraduate/firstyearstudents

What AP/IB scores will transfer into my Human Ecology major?

**First Year Students: ** AP/IB exam scores policies will depend on your major, and are reviewed each year. Accepted applicants who plan to enroll will request the College Board forward their official scores to Cornell for evaluation. **Transfer Students:** AP exam scores policies will depend on your major, and a…

Can I still apply to Design + Environmental Analysis if I don’t have a formal education in art?

Not having a formal background/education in art doesn’t need to hinder how you present your work in the DEA Design Challenge. Your creative thought processes and written rationale are as important as aesthetic aptitude. DEA accommodates students with a wide range of creative talents and experiences. With that, answer…

Can I contact a faculty member?

Contacting faculty directly is discouraged, unless you are interested in our design majors. Those interested in Design + Environmental Analysis can email the [_DEA’s Academic Programs Coordinator_][1] with questions; those interested in Fashion Design & Management can [email][2] the department with questions. The Col…

How can I become involved in undergraduate research?

[College of Human Ecology][1] students are heavily involved in research across [departments][2] and Cornell colleges and schools. Approximately 75% of our students have participated or plan to participate in research during their undergraduate careers. There are a number of ways to become involved in undergraduate [r…

Do I need to submit a portfolio, or any other supplemental information, to be considered for admission into any of the Human Ecology programs?

First-year and transfer applicants to the Design + Environmental Analysis, Fashion Design & Management, and Fiber Science programs are required to submit [design supplements][1]. Carefully review the information and guidelines for the current admissions cycle. Fashion Design and Management applicants can [email][2] t…

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