SHURE Research | Rapid Growth Tracker: Cornell University (Ithaca, New York, US)

March 23, 2024

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Age of University 158; established 1865
Undergraduate Enrollment (source: U.S. News & World Report) 15,735
First-Year Retention Rate (source: Cornell University) 96%
Graduate Enrollment (source: U.S. News & World Report) 5,482
Enrollment Growth (source: various)

Cornell University builds a massive student housing complex to accommodate planned enrollment growth. The NCRE project aimed to accommodate the university’s planned growth in student enrollment while meeting its green infrastructure standards. Cornell University plans to achieve carbon neutrality by 2035.
Source: Building Design + Construction

Cornell’s enrollment has grown markedly from 2002-2012, from 19,575 to 21,424 students.
Source: Ithacating in Cornell Heights: History and Development News for Far Above Cayuga's Waters

Cornell Demographics & Diversity Report
Source: college factual

Cornell plans for more students, campus housing: If the administration at Cornell has their way, there will soon be more students in the city of gorges.
Source: The Ithaca Voice

Pandemic Has Surprising Effects on Diversity in Elite College Admissions: After more than a year of declining enrollment at U.S. colleges and universities, some higher education institutions are seeing an admissions boom.
Source: Insight into Diversity

Exploring Cornell University’s Acceptance Rate & Admissions
Source: Ivy Central

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* Undergraduate vs graduate enrollments
* Domestic vs international enrollments
* Local domestic vs "out of town domestic"

Acceptance Rate (source: U.S News & World Report) 7.0%
Awarded in External Research Funding  Unknown
Tuition & Fees (source: Cornell University) $63,200 USD
Total locations/acreage (source: Cornell University) 745 acres
Location description (source: Cornell University) Our main campus: 2,300 acres in the heart of New York State's Finger Lakes region. And only steps away from the shops, restaurants, nightlife, and activities of Ithaca.
Real estate entity (source: Cornell University) Cornell Facilities & Campus Services manages real estate assets in the university environment.
Real estate entity contact information (source: Cornell University)

Cornell Facilities & Campus Services

Real estate entity primary contact information (source: Cornell University) Simon Allen
Associate Vice President for Asset Management
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Vendors & External Housing Providers:
To be announced

Video source: Cornell University via YouTube (Google)

Information updated: March 23, 2024

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