How to Submit Your Counselor Recommendation

Please allow 5 business days for application materials to be added to your checklist below.

The Counselor Recommendation should be completed by your high school counselor or school official. The Counselor Recommendation must be sent using one of the following methods: 

  • Common Application recommender invitation tool on the "Recommendations" tab
  • Postal mail or courier service in a sealed envelope signed across the seal
  • Email recevied directly from a school official sent to undergradapp@cornell.edu
  • Online document delivery services. Cornell University Undergraduate Admissions Office will accept counselor evaluations sent via
    • Parchment
    • SCOIR

For information on how to submit other materials for your application, please visit Application Material Submission Instructions.