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Cornell University, College of Arts and Sciences, Liberal Arts

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College of Arts and Sciences, Liberal Arts at Cornell University

Welcome New Students

Arts and Sciences Orientation and Enrollment

Move in day

Important Dates

  • Aug 22 Move in Day
  • Aug 23 New Student Convocation: Dean's Welcome
  • Aug 25 Enrollment Reopens
  • Aug 26 Instruction Begins

Cornell New Students Website

Around the College

In their Words

GraduatesRecent graduates share their stories and most memorable moments. Learn about their exceptional journeys

Giving to Arts and Sciences

Your generosity ensures that today’s students enjoy opportunities that are continually expanding.

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College of Arts and Sciences News

Ideas, imagination, and discovery
at the center of an outstanding research university

Degree Programs

With majors in the sciences, the humanities and the social sciences, students are encouraged to discover their own paths.

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Pathways to Success

A liberal arts degree opens the doors to many different pathways of success. Read about our amazing alumni.

Maisie WrightMaisie Wright, '06

Maisie Wright '06 is the school director at KIPP (Knowledge Is Power Program) Blytheville, one of 141 KIPP schools in 20 states and the District of Columbia serving 50,000 students, mostly from low-income families.

Meet Maisie and other A&S alumni

Departments and Research

Our culture of collaboration strengthens our research and scholarship across 28 departments and 16 academic programs.

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New Faculty

The college is strengthening and  expanding faculty excellence by hiring people like...

Marcelo Aguiar Marcelo Aguiar

Academic focus:
Algebraic combinatorics, category theory, noncommutative algebra

Meet the rest of the 2013 incoming faculty