Cornell University Overview

  • Ithaca, NY
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1865
  • College / University
  • Colleges & Universities
  • $2 to $5 billion (USD)


Cornell is a private, Ivy League university recognized as a leading-edge employer and exemplary research university. Our main campus is located in Ithaca, New York, but our reach spans the globe. Cornell has campuses in New York City and Doha, Qatar, as well as dozens of ...

Cornell University Reviews

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"cornell cinema, great place to work as a student"

May 5, 2021 - Concessions/Box Office


set your own hours, friendly staff, great movies, super short commute


very few cons! sometimes gets crowded/big crowds on weekends
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Diversity & Inclusion at Cornell University

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Cornell University Interviews

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Applied online56%
Campus Recruiting21%
In Person11%

  1. Assistant Archivist Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    I applied online. I interviewed at Cornell University (United States)


    The first round interview was by phone with the search committee. The second round interview entailed a campus visit, arriving in time for candidate dinner on the first day, then leaving at the end of the second day after a full day interview.

    Technical expertise and experience, collaboration, communication, problem-solving, and career goals

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Company Updates

June 17, 2019
What is it like to work at Cornell? Check out this video that features some of our employees talking about what their experience has meant to them.

Cornell University Awards & Accolades

  • Forbes 2019 America's Best Large EmployersForbes2019
  • Higher Education Excellence in DiversityINSIGHT Into Diversity2014

Pledges & Certifications

  • Veteran Hiring Commitment

    Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

  • Pay Equality Pledge

    Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

  • Career Advancement Program

    Helping employees "upskill" into higher-paying positions

  • Social Responsibility Pledge

    Formal programs or foundation to give back to communities

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

  • Pledge to Thrive

    Taking steps to prioritize employee well-being

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What is paid time off like at Cornell University?

...good working environment, good service, interesting project, employee discount, vacation paid time off, health insurance, legal assistance, company social events...

November 24, 2020

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