Sifting through a college’s Common Data Set can take a lot of time. Instead, we’ve gathered the most important information from Cornell’s most recent Common Data Set to provide you with the information you need, at a quick glance.
This guide contains key information from Cornell Common Data Set 2020-2021.
Cornell Common Data Set Quick Facts
- Public vs. Private: Private
- Geographic Region: Mid East
- State: New York
- Student to Faculty Ratio: 9 to 1
- Full Time Undergraduates: 15,043
Merit Scholarships for Cornell
- Percentage of students with no financial need who were awarded merit scholarships: N/A
- Average dollar amount of non-need based merit scholarships: N/A
Important Factors Considered For Admissions
- Rigor of secondary school record
- Academic GPA
- Standardized test scores
- Application essay
- Extracurricular activities
- Character/personal qualities
Student Life Information
- Percentage of students from out-of-state: 61%
- Percentage of students who join sororities: 0%
- Percentage of students who join fraternities: 0%
- Percentage of nonresident aliens: 10%
- Percentage of Hispanic/Latino: 15%
- Percentage of Black or African American, non-Hispanic: 7%
- Percentage of White, non-Hispanic: 35%
- Percentage of American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic: Less than 1%
- Percentage of Asian, non-Hispanic: 21%
- Percentage of Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic: Less than 1%
- Percentage of two or more races, non-Hispanic: 5%
- Percentage of unknown race and/or ethnicity: 8%
This information was gathered from the Cornell Common Data Set 2020-2021.
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