Parents/Families


Parents, guardians, and family members are also part of the Cornell community. You all have vital roles to play in helping to create an even more caring, supportive, and healthful environment for your college student. We look forward to partnering with you on your student’s academic journey at Cornell.


Make Reservations Now

Because Ithaca is a small community, it is wise to make travel plans early for Orientation, and for other large university events. Visit Ithaca provides comprehensive travel and lodging information.

Frequently Asked Questions

Please consult our FAQ for some suggestions about effective ways to interact with your student.

Information and Resources

Stay Informed

Health and Safety