What are the Enrollment Periods at Cornell Univeristy?

Cornell has two enrollment periods: Pre-Enrollment and Regular Enrollment. Pre-Enrollment will be your first opportunity to enroll in Fall classes. Pre-Enrollment allows our campus to review course demand for a variety of campus support needs. Regular Enrollment will be your second opportunity to enroll in classes before the start of the semester.

April Pre-Enrollment

Fall 2023 Pre-Enrollment for Continuing Students will begin on April 26th at 7:30am through April 28th at 11:59pm (ET).

August Regular Enrollment

Fall 2023 Regular Enrollment for all students (continuing and incoming) will begin in August (TBA!)

Important Dates to Remember: Studio Maker Days!

Studio Maker Days are scheduled on the following dates:


  1. September 22nd – September 23rd
  2. October 27th – October 28th
  3. November 10th – November 11th
  4. December 1st – December 2nd
  5. December 5th-  OPEN STUDIO

Curriculum & Academic Calendar Resources

Cornell Tech Academic Calendar

Click here to review the 2023-2024 Academic Calendar. Cornell Tech adheres to the Ithaca Academic Calendar for start/end dates of classes, holidays, etc. We will have an adjusted Reading Day Schedule for the Fall term that is mentioned in the link.

Cornell Tech Curriculum

Please follow your program’s academic requirements on your program curriculum sheet here. If you are having difficulty enrolling in a mandatory/required class for your program, please email the Student & Academic Affairs Team.