Cornell University Comparison

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Location Ithaca, NY
Setting Small City
Students 23,600
Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit


Tuition (In State) $54,584
Tuition (Out of State) $54,584
Room & Board $14,766
Avg Net Price $31,449
Avg Grant Aid $36,164
% Receiving Grant Aid 49%

Admission and Academics

Acceptance Rate 10.6%
Avg High School GPA 3.9
Admissions Standards Elite
Applicant Competition Very High
ACT Range 32/34
SAT Range 1390/1540
Application Deadline Jan 2, 2020


Graduation Rate 93%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $98,400
Making Student Loan Payments 87%
Median Student Loan Debt $12,000
Median Loan Payment $124
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education IPEDS and College Scorecard