Consider Cornell: Experience Application FAQ

October 25-26, 2024

The 2024 Consider Cornell: Experience application deadline will be announced soon. Please continue to check our website for updates.

To apply, please click the application link here or at the bottom of the page (TBA), provide the requested information, and press the submit button.

This two-day, all-expenses-paid Consider Cornell: Experience program is an immersive on-campus experience that gives participants an in-depth introduction to the graduate application process and specific application components.  It provides curated, discipline-specific connections with Cornell faculty, graduate students, and program leadership and is the ultimate opportunity for prospective PhD students to learn about graduate education at Cornell!

Please note that this application is not intended for any degree-granting program at Cornell University. To apply to a graduate degree program, visit the main website of the program you are interested in and find the Graduate School application link there.

This program invites applications from prospective students interested in Ph.D. programs. It is NOT intended for those interested in master’s or professional degree programs. Applications from students interested in these degree programs will not be accepted. 

Application Overview:

Please answer all questions on the application and submit your application ahead of the deadline noted above. Incomplete applications, as well as those received after the deadline, will not be accepted.

The application allows you to move back and forth within the application interface. If you are unable to finish your application, you will be able to return to it at a later time by using the same link. Once submitted, your application will no longer be accessible to make any changes. 

Upon successful submission of your application, you will receive a confirmation message, stating that your application has been received. If you have not received a confirmation message, please check your spam folder. If you are still unable to find it, contact our office as soon as possible to confirm the submission of your application. 

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