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Language House

Student Population:
Upperlevel students
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    The Language House, part of the Alice Cook House community in the West Campus House System, is Cornell's language immersion residence.

    Living in this unique living-learning community helps students become comfortably fluent in Arabic, French, German, Japanese, Mandarin, and Spanish.

    For more information about the program, visit the Language House website.

    NOTE: The Language House is not a traditional Program House. It is a part of the West Campus House System, and is only open to upperlevel students.

    Community features:

    • Open to upperlevel students
    • 50+ residents
    • Part of Alice Cook House in the West Campus House System
    • Single and double rooms, with shared bathrooms
    • TV room; large social lounge with pool table, pinball machine, foosball, and ping pong; piano; lobby with sitting and meeting areas; laundry; kitchen with pantry storage; and a study lounge
    • 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

    Language House rooms do not have air conditioning.

    To apply for residency:

    Visit the Language House Apply to Live Here page..

    Dining options:

    Residency in the West Campus House System - of which the Language House is part - includes a commitment to a House Meal Plan.


    For more information, please refer to the Language House web site.

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