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First 30 Days

Fall 2021: First 30 Days
First 30 Days: A month-long celebration for the start of the new academic year!


First 30 Days! ?

Join us for the First 30 Days of the academic year! First 30 Days is an exciting calendar of events across campus between student organizations, offices, and other parts of campus. There is always something happening at Cornell -- now is your time to explore and make the most of it!

Click here to see what events are currently up on our First 30 Days calendar.


Highlighted Events! ?

Cautious Clay concert

Cautious Clay: Concert at Schoellkopf Stadium

Wednesday August 25th, doors open at 6pm EST, show at 7pm EST (following Convocation) | Schoellkopf Stadium. Cornell Concert Commission and Orientation Steering Committee are excited to present Cautious Clay on Wednesday, August 25th in Schoellkopf Stadium at 7 pm, free to the Cornell community. Click here to reserve your free ticket.

VP Ryan Lombardi speaking at the 2019 Bear Walk
VP Ryan Lombardi speaking at a past Bear Walk in Collegetown.

BEAR Walk Fair in CollegetownAugust 31, 6pm | Schwartz Center part of Collegetown. Join the Office of Off-Campus Living in celebrating the start of the new year. They have invited community members in the Collegetown, Ithaca, and Cornell community to connect with Cornellians and provide helpful resources. This fair kicks off a series of walks around the Collegetown area to deliver important information about Off-Campus living and safety door-to-door! Click here to read more about 2019's BEAR Walk!

Text: Movies on the Arts Quad" logo with artistic lines replicating arts quad paths on a grey background

Movies on the Arts Quad: Monsters University

September 2, around 8pm (after sunset) | Arts Quad. The first of the semester for another Cornell tradition: Movies on the Arts Quad! Join us every other Thursday in September and October for an outdoor movie on the arts quad.

Clubfest 2021: Meet and join one or more of Cornell's 900+ student organizations

ClubFest 2021

SAVE THE DATES! In-person ClubFest is back and better than ever! ClubFest will be held on September 11 & September 12 in Barton Hall. More details coming soon on times and information for registered student organization participation.  Stay tuned! 

Virtual ClubFest 2021 will open late August.  More details coming!

Fireworks at Schoellkopf Stadium

Cornell Homecoming Weekend

September 17-19. Mark your calendars for Homecoming to share some Big Red pride with your Cornell family. Click here for details.


Our First 30 Days calendar will continue to be updated as we get closer to the start of the school year!