The institution is known for being a extremely selective selective school. The school receives approximately 49,100 applications every admission cycle. The acceptance rate tends to be 11 percent which equals 5,402 students who passed the admission process of the institution. However, when the semester starts, only about 3,240 or 60 percent of the students who received the letter of acceptance from Cornell University decide to attend. Based on the institution’s application data, 52% of the applicants were men while 47% were women, however, after being accepted, only 55 percent of the women decided to study at Cornell University as compared to 44 percent of men who decided to enroll. The undergraduate application fee imposes by Cornell University is $80. To apply at Cornell University, you are required to present these required documents: ACT/SAT scores, Recommendations, and a Secondary school record. It is also recommended that students applying have Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.). Students are asked to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Cornell University when applying. Often, an ACT score of 32 - 35 or a 1,400 - 1,560 SAT score is the range that applicants have greater chances to be accepted. This school also accepts Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2019 Admissions Cycle
Applications
49,114
Male 25,582
Female 23,532

 

Acceptance
5,402
Male 2,421
Female 2,967

 

Enrollment Total
3,241
Male 1,456
Female 1,785


Acceptance Rate
11%
Male
9.5%
Female
12.6%

 

Yield
60%
Male
60.1%
Female
60.2%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$80


Graduate

$105



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Recommendations
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)


    Recommended

    Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

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