Visit

One major, endless possibilities to visit ILR and the Cornell campus

The ILR School and Cornell University admissions information programs and tours are offered throughout the year. 

ILR Information Sessions

Prospective first-year and transfer students are encouraged to visit campus and attend an ILR information session. The ILR information session will introduce you to the ILR curriculum, career and graduate school advising, internships, student organizations, international opportunities, and the admissions process. Admissions counselors and/or undergraduate student ambassadors lead each session.

Information sessions will be offered on February 16 and 20, as well as every Monday and Friday from March 2 to April 6. The summer schedule will posted in late spring.

The information sessions are held in 216 Ives Hall at 2:45 p.m. and last approximately one hour. To register for an information session, contact ILR Undergraduate Admissions at 607-255-2222 or ilr_admissions@cornell.edu.

Interviews

ILR does not require or offer personal interviews for first-year or transfer applicants. 

Lunch with an ILR Student

If you are visiting for one day and you would like to have lunch with an ILR student, please send an email to ilr_admissions@cornell.edu with the date you plan to visit and your phone number. Please contact us at least two weeks before your visit. Opportunities for lunch with current students are available during the months of September, October, and November for prospective first-year students and during the months of September, October, November, February, and March for prospective transfer students.

Hosting Program

If you would like to stay overnight with a Cornell student, please register through The Red Carpet Society, Cornell's overnight hosting program. It is important to submit your hosting request at least two weeks prior to your arrival date. Please review the Red Carpet Society's Overnight Hosting Expectations and submit the required Medical Authorization Form before your visit.

Opportunities for overnight hosting with current students are available during the months of September, October, and November for prospective first-year students and during the months of September, October, November, February, and March for prospective transfer students.

ILR Visit Days 2015

ILR's Visit Day information sessions for prospective freshmen will be held during the fall semester. At the Visit Days information sessions, prospective students will hear first-hand from an advisor, a faculty member, and a current student about ILR's curriculum, internship and abroad opportunities, and the admissions process. The 2015 Visit Days schedule will be posted in August.