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The spring 2015 EDHW Program for admitted students will take place Thursday, April 16-18, 2015
Registration for the program will open in mid-March


The fall 2015 EDHW Program for high school seniors will take place in September or October 2015 - Date to be determined
The application process for the program will open by mid-May


We know that the opportunity to visit campus is an important factor in identifying whether Cornell is what you are looking for in a college experience. The Engineering Diversity Hosting Weekend (EDHW) Programs are great opportunities for you to come see what Cornell Engineering and the university as a whole have to offer!

Both programs will provide you with an insider's view into life as a Cornell Engineer. During EDHW you will have the opportunity to:

  • Stay in a residence hall with a current student
  • Participate in an interactive lab demonstration
  • Interact with faculty, staff, and students
  • Learn about the opportunities and resources available to Cornell Engineers

In addition, you will be able to engage with members of several of our award-winning engineering student organizations including:

Notes about the programs:

  • The spring EDHW Program is for admitted Engineering students only (graduating in Spring 2015) and has a particular focus on first- generation college students and/or students from backgrounds traditionally underrepresented in engineering (African American/Black, Hispanic/Latino, Native American, Native Hawaiian, Native Pacific Islander and Native Alaskan).
  • Registration is first come, first served and fills quickly.
  • Registration will open in March 2015.

  • The fall EDHW Program is for prospective high school seniors (graduating in spring 2016) and has a particular particular focus on first- generation college students and/or students from backgrounds traditionally underrepresented in engineering (African American/Black, Hispanic/Latino, Native American, Native Hawaiian, Native Pacific Islander and Native Alaskan).
  • Dates of the program will be announced in May 2015.
  • The program application process will open in May 2015.

Program Contact Information

Engineering Admissions
engr_admissions@cornell.edu
Subject Header:  EDHW - YOUR NAME
607.255.5008 (office)

Diversity Programs in Engineering
dpeng@cornell.edu
Subject Header:  EDHW - YOUR NAME
607.255.6403 (office)

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