Master’s Student Orientation

Please see below for the 2019 Orientation schedule!  This orientation is crucial to your transition to Cornell Tech and it is important that you attend.  You will learn your Studio team assignments during the first day of Orientation and engage with them during various activities throughout the week.  We have sent a more detailed Orientation agenda to your Cornell email.

Monday August 26th
7:45am: Breakfast/ ID card distribution
9am: Welcome/ presentations
12:15: Lunch
1pm: Intro to the Studio
1:30pm: Team-building Activities
4:30-5:30pm Ice cream social

Tuesday August 27th  
8am: Breakfast
9am: Presentations
12:30pm: Lunch
1:30pm: Studio Activity
5:30pm: Taco Tuesday Dinner
6:30-8pm: Talent Show!

Wednesday August 28th
8am: Breakfast
9am: International Student Orientation
10am: Faculty Panel: Q&A Session
11am: Student Services Office Hours and t-shirt distribution*
12pm: Program Director Lunch
1:30pm: Student Panel
2:30-4:30pm: Campus Info Fair

And don’t forget to join us for a Welcome BBQ Dinner on Thursday, August 29th at 6 PM on the Cafe Patio! RSVP required- please check your email for the invite. 

*In order to receive a t-shirt/ reusable lunch container, students must fill out Media Release Form and agree to the Academic Standards of Conduct. Students have been sent a link with additional details about this.


PhD Student Orientation

There will be a PhD Orientation for students new to Cornell Tech on Thursday September 5th.  New students have been sent an invitation to this Orientation.  If you did not receive an invitation, please contact studentservices@tech.cornell.edu.

And don’t forget to join us for a Welcome BBQ Dinner on Thursday, August 29th at 6 PM on the Campus Lawn!