We hope you will check out some short videos by our resident Cornell Engineering experts. You will find responses to frequently asked questions as well as conversations with engineering students and student services staff. We will continue to add videos, so check back periodically.
A Conversation with College of Engineering Student Ambassadors
Student Q&A Panel
Advice from the Society of Women Engineers
Listen as five members of Cornell’s Society of Women Engineers talk about various aspects of life at Cornell Engineering.
Part 1: Introductions and First-Year Classes
Part 2: TAs, Office Hours and Other Resources
Part 3: Choosing a Major
Part 4: The Shift from High School to College
Part 5: Life Outside the Classroom
Part 6: The Cornell Vibe
Part 7: One Piece of Advice
Ask Cornell: Frequently Asked Questions for the College of Engineering
What Makes Cornell Engineering Unique?
What is the Difference Between Early Decision and Regular Decision?
Please note that Cornell University has extended the deadline for Early Decision to November 16, 2020.
Are There Curricular Requirements When Applying to Cornell Engineering?
What Is the Application Process for International Applicants?
Please note that some changes have been made to the testing options for English proficiency as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
What is the Engineering Common Curriculum?
What are the Engineering Distribution Requirements and the Liberal Studies Requirements?
What is the Difference Between Computer Science in the College of Engineering vs. the College of Arts and Sciences?
What is the Weather Like in Ithaca?
What is the Independent Major?
Why is Aerospace Engineering Not a Major at Cornell Engineering?
Recommended viewing: How to Build Your Own Spacecraft, a TEDx Cornell University talk by Mason Peck, associate professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering.
Student Project Teams Part 1: What Are Student Project Teams
Student Project Teams Part 2: What Are the Benefits?
Student Project Teams Part 3: How to Get Involved
Student Project Teams Part 4: What is the Project Team Workspace Like?
Student Project Teams Part 5: How Do Project Teams Enhance an Engineering Education?
Student Project Teams Part 6: What Is Unique About Cornell Engineering's Project Teams?
Learn How the Cornell Career Center Helps Students
Cornell Engineering Career Center
Q&A with Caroline, a Rising Senior in Biomedical Engineering.
Cornell Engineering: iGem (project team)
Meet Saaj (engineering physics)
Meet Jamey (mechanical engineering)
Meet Jehron (computer science)
Meet Sofia (computer science)
Meet Robert (engineering physics)
Meet Miah (computer science)
Meet Katie (engineering physics)
Listen as Cornell Engineering senior, Katie, reflects on her journey at Cornell.