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Requirements for 2020-2021 Academic Year-Returning Sophomore, Junior and Senior Fellows

*Attend the 2/3 Alumni panel as a make-up for one Fall Progress Report.  Fellows must attend the full session to count as a make-up.

Returning Sophomore and Junior Fellows

Fall

Complete Progress Reports (canvas)

Complete 75 hours- 5 Hours must be community service, other 70 can be any combination of work and service but there must be some work

Orientation session and Freshman interviews

If you completed any 2 of 4 options in the Fall- reduction of hour requirement (excluding community service) by 10 hours

If you completed any 3 or all 4 options in the Fall- reduction of hour requirement (excluding community service) by 20 hours

Spring

Complete Progress Reports (canvas)

Complete 75 hours- 5 hours much be community service, other 70 can be any combination of work and service but must be some work

Year

**You will be in good standing if you complete at least 8 progress reports for the year.  If you complete more than 8, your hours will be reduced by 10 hours (excluding community service) for the year

150 hours total- 10 community service and 140 hours of any combination of work and service but must have be some work

Maintain a 2.3 cumulative GPA

*Re-application will be due on June 2nd

 

Senior Fellows (graduating in 5/2021)

To graduate in good standing from The Cornell Tradition:

Complete 4 Progress Reports for the year

If you completed any 2 of 4 interviews or orientation in the Fall- only 3 Progress Reports for the year

If you completed any 3 or all 4 interviews or orientation in the Fall- only 2 Progress Reports for the year

Maintain a 2.3 cumulative GPA

If you are in good standing with the program

  •  your name is included in the Cornell Tradition commencement program

  •  you can be nominated for Senior Recognition awards
  •  you will receive Cornell Tradition medallion to wear for commencement activities as well as a gift from the program
  •  you will also be eligible to apply for post-graduation funding for international service experience or newly funded domestic experience grant **dependent on University regulations for travel**