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Options for Living on Campus

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Living on campus connects you to the full range of opportunities that Cornell has to offer. This is one reason why nearly all undergraduate students live in on-campus housing.And more than 800 graduate and professional students and their families choose to call Cornell home.

No matter your academic level, life experience, interests, or needs, you're sure to find the perfect neighborhood to call home at Cornell, in our safe and welcoming communities.

Use the links below to learn more about the on-campus housing options available to you.

  • First-Year Undergraduate Students – housing options for current high school students entering the university as first-year students (freshmen)
  • Transfer Undergraduate Students – housing options for incoming undergraduate students who are transferring from other universities or colleges
  • Upperlevel Undergraduate Students – housing options for current / continuing undergraduate students looking for communities for sophomores, juniors, and seniors
  • Graduate & Professional Students – housing options for students and their families who are enrolled in one of Cornell's graduate or professional schools; housing options for undergraduate students with families
  • Visiting Faculty & Cornell Affiliates – housing options for visiting faculty members and affiliates who require temporary, academic-year, or 12-month accommodations
  • Residents with Disabilities – housing options for residents who require adaptive accommodations due to disabilities or health issues
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