Welcome counselors

This page is designed as a clearinghouse for information that may be of use to high school guidance counselors. Let us know if you need anything more.

About Cornell

Cornell's application process

  • Apply to Cornell College
  • Application deadlines
  • Admitted students portal
  • Priority applications for admission are due December 1. Regular applications for admission are due February 1.
  • ACT/SAT: All candidates for freshman admission are required to take either the ACT or the SAT. The essay on the ACT is optional, but encouraged. The subject tests for the SAT are also optional.

Exam scores for credit

Financial assistance resources

Guidance counselor referral

Do you know a student who would love One Course At A Time? Or a student who seems Cornell-ish? Recommend a student for admission and/or scholarship

Visit campus

We welcome counselors visits to Cornell. Come take a look around, take a campus tour, have lunch on us. Call the admissions office to plan a visit: (800) 747-1112.

Documents and codes

We are able to receive school documents through Common Application or Cornell’s online application.

  • Cornell College's Profile or College Board Code: 6119
  • Cornell College's FAFSA or U.S. Department of Education Code: 001856


Office of Admission

Cornell College
Mount Vernon, Iowa 52314

Phone: (800) 747-1112
Fax: (319) 895-4451


Office of Financial Assistance

Cornell College
Mount Vernon, Iowa 52314

(877) 579-4049