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Does Cornell accept a paper application?

Cornell uses the  Common Application , which can be completed and submitted online. In extenuating circumstances, applicants who are unable to submit their application online may send a paper copy of the mailing address listed on the  Contact Us  page.

How do I apply?

First-year and transfer students can apply via the  Common Application , which can be completed and submitted online. Cornell also requires a Writing Supplement.  The Cornell undergraduate college or school a student applies to may have additional requirements, such as a portfolio or a design submission. Before get…

Can I apply to Cornell using the Coalition Application?

Cornell University does not accept the Coalition Application. Prospective students may use the  Common Application  to apply for admission.

How do I correct an error on my application?

If a student detects an error in their application after it has been submitted, they can write a brief statement explaining the error and providing the corrected information. Applicants can then upload this statement via the Supplemental Materials section of their online application status page . The statement will …

Does Cornell require a personal statement?

Students apply to Cornell using the  Common Application , which can be completed and submitted online. A personal essay, sometimes referred to as the "personal statement," is part of the application. Cornell also requires students to respond to question(s) that are specific to the Cornell college or school to which…

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