Skip to main content

Cornell University

Mews Hall

Housing Location

Mews Hall

Mews Hall, 172 Cradit Farm Dr, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA

Mews Hall is positioned next to the richly equipped Appel Commons community center.

Residents of Mews can expect a wide range of programming from the community's Resident Advisor staff that is intended to make your first year experience at Cornell a memorable one. Traditional programs include a trip to the United Nations, a male talent show, a first-year ice skating night, the Mews Fall and Spring BBQs, and weekly study breaks.

Explore the Mews Hall community pages in CampusGroups.

Community features:  

  • Open to first-year students 
  • 260+ residents 
  • Located on North Campus 
  • Single and double rooms arranged along corridors 
  • Lounges, study areas, shared kitchens, and laundry facilities 
  • Bedrooms contain, for each occupant: an extra-long twin bed, a closet and a bureau (or wardrobe/bureau combination), a desk and desk chair, a desk lamp, a wastebasket, and floor carpeting 
  • Wireless Internet access 

Mews Hall rooms have system controlled air circulation. 

Faculty involvement:
Lori Leonard, Professor in the Department of Development Sociology, is the Faculty-in-Residence for Mews Hall. She lives in an apartment in the building with her partner, Siba N’Zatioula Grovogui, Faculty Fellow in Residence and Professor in Africana Studies, and regularly spends time with student residents of the Mews community. 

Mews also has a number of Faculty and Community Fellows that provide students with opportunities to explore and cultivate their academic, intellectual, and cultural interests. You will find them attending events in your building, eating with students in the dining room, and leading on and off campus trips to lectures, plays, films, concerts, and regional points of interest.

Mail and packages:
Visit the Service Center website for student mail and package information.

Dining options:
Learn about Cornell Dining's meal plans.
Questions? Contact us