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Wait Terrace

308 Wait Avenue

Wait Terrace is one of the university’s cooperative residences, a collaborative and independent community governed by its student residents.

Located at 308 Wait Avenue on north campus, Wait Terrace is a small, friendly community of up to 13 co-op enthusiasts. Residents often socialize together over meals, or – in nice weather – on the house’s porch, which includes a hammock, porch swing, and barbecue.

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Community Features:

  • Open to transfer, upper-level, and graduate/professional students
  • 13 residents
  • Located at 308 Wait Avenue on north campus
  • 7 single and 3 double rooms with shared bathrooms
  • A common area with television, a shared kitchen, a washer and dryer, a porch with a hammock, porch swing, and barbecue
  • Bedrooms contain, for each occupant: an extra-long twin bed and mattress, a closet, a dresser, a desk and desk chair, and a waste basket
  • Wireless Internet access

Dining options:

There is no house meal plan. Residents either cook their own meals in the house’s kitchen, or purchase a meal plan to eat in the Cornell Dining eateries.

Mail and packages:

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


Email, or contact the Off-Campus, Cooperative and Graduate Living team at or 607-254-8383.