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Cornell University Overview

Ithaca, NY
10000+ employees
1865
College / University
Colleges & Universities
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
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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 ... Read more

Cornell University Reviews

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    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Ithaca, NY
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Ithaca, NY

    I worked at Cornell University part-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good Pay and Flexible Work

    Cons

    Parking on Campus is difficult

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Cornell University Interviews

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    Research Assistant Interview

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    Interview

    You will need to have done strong research in your undergrad college in order for you to form a competitive application for Cornell University (Ithaca, NY or New York, NY).

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Company Updates

  • 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. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vMBSv

  • Historic building is hub for Cornell in NYC http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQoQc

    Historic building is hub for Cornell in NYC | Cornell Chronicle

    On Jan. 2, the School of Industrial and Labor Relations' new New York City headquarters and conference center opened in the historic General Electric building at 570 Lexington Ave. Several other Cornell colleges, units and programs will soon be using space in the building.

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Cornell University Awards & Accolades

  • Forbes 2019 America's Best Large Employers, Forbes, 2019
  • Higher Education Excellence in Diversity, INSIGHT Into Diversity, 2014
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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

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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