Discover CALS

See how our current work and research is bringing new thinking and new solutions to some of today's biggest challenges.

From Exploration to Action

Our students gain holistic insights through life-changing experiences beyond the classroom and around the world.


Complete one or more internships


Complete one or more research experiences


Study abroad

Find Your Fit

Let curiosity guide you as you explore our inspiring spaces, our pioneering community of seekers and solvers, and an adaptable curriculum that can flex to your interests and ambitions.

Undergraduate research

Join Our Community

How to Apply

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1. Choose a major

Open the door to a world of knowledge, and create your own experience.

At Cornell CALS, your interests will lead you to a focus, and from there you can build an experience that spans disciplines, research areas and hands-on opportunities to chart your own course.

Explore your options

2. Review our first-year application process

3. Apply with Common App

Start your journey, and prepare to join our community.