Cornell University Visit Report by eeemillee

Visit to Cornell University in April 2006 by eeemillee
(Student, HS Class of 2006)
(Member since October 27 2020 with ? posts)

Visit Activities:


Information Session: Yes - The information session was great. It came after the tour and I loved the tour so I think that I would have liked anything they would have said.

Campus Tour: Yes - It was interesting to have the tour and then the info session. The tour was very extensive and took about 2 hours. They took us all over the campus and my tour guide told us stories about each place we went to. Also, it was early so many people were still


Campus:



Friendliness/Courtesy of Students:
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent
Our tour guide was great, but after the tour we met many students because we got so lost! Everyone was friendly and helpful too. One of the students even walked us to find food and ended up eating with us and telling us about his experiences at Cornell.



Friendliness/Courtesy of Staff:
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent
Everyone was friendly.



Appearance of Campus:
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent
I expected to hate it, but it was beautiful! It really is one of the best kept secrets!



Building/Facilities Maintenance/Cleanliness:
4 - Very Good
4 - Very Good
Everything was clean and beautiful, but there was a lot of construction going on.



Dormitories:
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent
The ones that we saw were great. They weren't enormous, but they had high ceilings so it made the whole room seem bigger.



Security/Safety:
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent
The campus is isolated(not in a bad way) so it's pretty safe. Like at most schools, if you don't make stupid decisions then you'll most likely be fine.



Overall Campus Impression:
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent
I loved it!!! I wanted to make sure that academics were taken seriosly there so I talked to many of the students and they seemed to balance their academic and social lives well. The students who I talked to seemed intellectual and friendly. Although the c


Off-Campus:



Area Immediately Around Campus:
3 - Good
3 - Good
It wasn't NYC, but there was enough to do when you do want to get off campus.



City/Town/Community:
3 - Good
3 - Good
It seemed okay, but honestly I wasn't looking to much at this.

Campus Visit Notes for Cornell University


Visit Description:

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