Find community in identity- or faith-based programs where individuals from diverse backgrounds connect with each other. Whatever you choose, we provide supportive environments in which all students can discuss issues and foster cooperation.
No matter what your sexual identity is—straight, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, intersex, or asexual—you can find a place here. We provide an environment where all are free to affirm and celebrate their differences and commonalities, and work to eliminate discrimination based upon sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.
Fraternities and sororities are values-based social organizations, providing members with a tight-knit community of peers, and personal growth opportunities through leadership development and service projects. Many of the organizations also offer a residential living experience.
Are you looking for a chance to contribute to Cornell and earn some money at the same time? Students work at jobs and internships ranging from office support to peer counselor to intramural referee.
Living in a residence hall or community can be a great part of your experience at Cornell. You will be part of a community of your peers once you arrive on campus and have the opportunity to make lifelong friends with one of the most diverse group of students you’ll ever meet.
We offer opportunities for you to grow as a leader where you live, where you volunteer or work or where you find connection with others. Make great things happen where it matters to you most.
Cornell is the Land Grant institution of New York State — public service is part of our mission and it's central to many students' lives. Volunteer your time and talents to help your fellow students, the Ithaca community or around the globe. Explore the opportunities.