Chat with Cornell Students and Staff
Would you like to have a direct conversation with a current Cornell student or staff member via chat? We'd love to talk with you! In 4 quick steps you can get your questions answered and make a new friend.
The conversation starts with you
- Read through the profile blogs and vlogs to find one or more people you're interested in chatting with.
- Select "Create Your Account" to get started.
- Complete your quick profile so we know a bit more about you.
- Adjust your “Notification Preferences” under “Settings” to receive replies via email, SMS or What's App.
When will you hear back?
When chatting with a student, most messages will receive a quick response, but some may take up to 24 hours. You can ask them any questions about their major, what it's like to be a Cornell student, what housing is like, what student orgs are like, etc.
Staff members reply to questions during working hours Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Central Time with a 24 hour response time in most instances. A staff member is the best point of contact for admissions-related questions, application and enrollment steps, the transfer process and Scholarships.