Reports And Data

Our vibrant and diverse community of scholars consists of 14,566 undergrads, 7,753 graduate and professional students, 1,670 faculty, 7,139 staff. Students hail from all 50 states, 118 countries and more than 100 nationalities.

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Faculty and Staff, Fall 2016

Group Amount
Faculty 1,670
Academic Staff 1,024
Non-Academic Staff 7,139

Regular and part-time faculty and employees. Staff include non-professorial academic employees (instruction, research, extension, and library) as distinct from non academic employees. Ithaca campus only (includes Cornell Tech).

Student Enrollment, Fall 2016

Group Amount
Undergraduate 14,566
Graduate 5,305
Professional 2,448
Total University 22,319

Student enrollment include all on-campus and off campus registrants and participants in employee degree programs. Students registered as in absentia are not included. Ithaca campus only (includes Cornell Tech). "Professional" schools are Law, Johnson School of Management and the Veterinary School.

Student Gender, Ethnicity and Citizenship, Fall 2016

  Female Male Minority & URM International
Undergraduate 52% 48% 42% 11%
Graduate 45% 55% 16% 48%
Professional 42% 58% 24% 33%

"Minority and URM (underrepresented minority)" includes Asian, Black, Hispanic, American Indian and multi-racial students who are U.S. citizens or legal residents. Ithaca campus only (includes Cornell Tech).

Student Region of Origin, Fall 2016

Region Amount
New York State 25%
Middle States 14%
West 12%
South 8%
New England 8%
Midwest 7%
Southwest 3%
Territories 0%
USA, unknown 1%
International 22%

Includes undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. Ithaca campus only (includes Cornell Tech). Student home region at time of matriculation. "Middle States" region includes Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware and Washington D.C.