Apply to live in Akwe:kon
Any student at Cornell can apply to live at Akwe:kon. Cornell requires all freshman to live on North Campus for their first year, and Akwe:kon is a great option. It's close to numerous amenities including: a bus stop right in front of the house; a 2-minute walk to the Robert Purcell Community Center; a 5-minute walk to Helen Newman Recreational Facility; and a 10-minute walk to central campus. Apply to become a part of this vibrant community as either a resident or an out-of-house member!
If you are interested in living in Akwe:kon please visit Cornell Housing and follow their instructions to start your application. When prompted, be sure to indicate living in Akwe:kon as your number one choice.
If you have any questions about this process please contact Jordan Parker Buffalo, the Residence Hall Director for Akwe:kon, at jb2568 [at] cornell.edu.
Apply to become an Out-of-House Member:
Akwe:kon offers out-of-house memberships for Cornell community members who want to participate in our activities and programs as non-residents. Learn more about what privileges come with this and email aiisp [at] cornell.edu to request the membership application.
Jordan Parker Buffalo (Onöndowa’ga:’/Seneca)
Residence Hall Director of Akwe:kon Residence Program House
jb2568 [at] cornell.edu