New Student Programs supports new students in their transition to Cornell. We coordinate a comprehensive orientation program for all new undergraduate students, including a welcome program for their families. The transition to university life takes time, and we are dedicated to providing programming and services throughout the first year at the Tatkon Center for First-Year Students.

News & Announcements

Student Panel: Internships/Externships for First-Years

First-Year Students CAN find great internships and externships. Join us to learn more, Wednesday, November 15 at the Tat.

Art Exhibition and Artist Reception

First-year students are invited on Monday, November 20 for special reception. You will have an opportunity to meet the artist who created many of the prints featured in the Tatkon Center as well as enjoy some tasty refreshments. Art is for all - so come out, learn, and enjoy!

Take a Tip from the Tat

With the second (or third) round of prelims looming for many, seasoned student staff in the Tatkon Center have put together this handy study skills video.