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) $56,550
Tuition (Out of State) $56,550
Room & Board $15,246
Avg Net Price $28,921
Avg Grant Aid $44,955
% Receiving Grant Aid 48%

Admission and Academics

Acceptance Rate 10.9%
Avg High School GPA 3.9
Admissions Standards Elite
Applicant Competition Very High
ACT Range 32/35
SAT Range 1400/1560
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