Tuition and fees

A Cornell education provides excellent value. In fact, very few families pay the full cost of a Cornell education. Many of our students benefit from our generous financial aid programs, with grants, scholarships, loans, and work-study reducing their college costs to affordable levels.

A shared investment
Tuition $39,675
Residence $4,100
Dining $4,800
Fees $225
Total $48,800

When you apply to Cornell, we use your application for admission to award merit-based academic scholarships—no extra paperwork needed. (You're welcome.)

Use our net price calculator to figure out your cost, review our payment plan options, or apply for assistance to see what financial aid you might receive. 

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