Overnight Hosting

We appreciate your interest in the Red Carpet Ambassador overnight hosting program at Cornell University. Overnight hosting is available on Thursday, October 5, and Thursday, October 19. Hosting is only available to current high school seniors.

Registration will be online at cornell.edu/visit after Labor Day. Please register at least two weeks in advance of when you’d like to visit. Overnight hosting is available on a first-come, first-served basis and space is limited.

Please plan to continue your visit at Cornell on Friday. Review the visitor options and register at cornell.edu/visit. You may choose to attend information sessions, take a campus tour, or observe a class. Check out http://events.cornell.edu/ for additional events happening on campus. 

Fall 2017 Individual Hosting Dates:

  • Thursday, October 5
  • Thursday, October 19

Sample Itinerary:

Arrival Day

4:00 p.m.         Check in and social mixer with Red Carpet Ambassadors at the Undergraduate Admissions Office, 410 Thurston Avenue

5:00 p.m.         Student Panel: Current Cornellians will share their experiences and answer your questions

6:30 p.m.         Dinner with Red Carpet Ambassadors (Overnight guests must pay for their own meals. Dining Halls accept credit cards, Apple Pay, and Google Wallet.)

8:00 p.m.         Social event with Red Carpet Ambassadors

8:45 p.m.         Meet your overnight host at 410 Thurston Avenue

Departure Day

8:00 a.m.         Store your luggage at the Undergraduate Admissions Office, 410 Thurston Avenue, while you explore the campus!

3:30 p.m.         Return to the Undergraduate Admissions Office, 410 Thurston Avenue, to get your luggage. Depart at your leisure.

Have questions after your visit? Meet Ezra to get answers to your questions, or connect with the Red Carpet Ambassadors at cuambassadors@cornell.edu for your student-life questions.