Transfer Application Checklist

If you are a transfer applicant, before you press “send,” make sure you have completed all the application items using the checklist below. 

  • The Transfer Common Application (CA) including:
    • Academic Evaluation (CA) 
    • College Report
    • Mid-Term Report
    • Cornell University Transfer Questions and Writing Supplement (CA)
  • Standardized test scores (if taken)
  • Official secondary/high school and all college transcripts
  • $80 application fee or fee waiver
  • Items required by the Cornell undergraduate college or school to which you’ve applied.

For submission options, see Supporting Materials under Admissions Requirements.

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Landscape architecture: portfolio required. 
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Send to Department of Landscape Architecture, Cornell University, 440 Kennedy Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853.

College of Architecture, Art, and Planning

Architecture: file portfolio required. 
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Art: file portfolio (CD with descriptions and thumbnails) required. 
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Send to Architecture, Art, and Planning Admission Office, Cornell University, Sibley Dome 235, Ithaca, NY 14853.

College of Arts & Sciences

Submit a list of all college courses you have taken, or are currently taking, that are prerequisite courses or required courses for your intended major(s), along with course syllabi/descriptions. Students intending to major in STEM fields, including Economics, should also submit course syllabi/descriptions for all math courses taken at the college level. Please cut and paste the syllabi/descriptions for your courses into a single PDF or Word document. You will then upload this document via your Applicant Status Page. On the right-hand side, using the drop-down menu, select TR – Course Descriptions. Please give it the following file name: Last Name, First Name – Course Descriptions.

You can find the courses that are required for admission to and completion of Arts & Sciences majors on the college’s departmental websites.

College of Engineering

Please review course requirements prior to application. Required to submit official major-specific course description form as part of application.
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College of Human Ecology

Design and environmental analysis: design challenge required
Fashion design and management: design supplement required.

Peter and Stephanie Nolan School of Hotel Administration

Required to submit a resume/C.V.