PREPARE is open to all new international freshmen, transfer and undergraduate exchange students. Graduate students are not eligible to participate in PREPARE, and instead are invited to attend the International Graduate and Professional Student Orientation on Saturday, August 19, 2017.
Please complete the application on the next page. You should immediately receive a receipt notice of your registration for participation in PREPARE. The ISSO will also send a confirmation of your registration by email. The PREPARE registration fee will be charged to your Cornell account, and should appear on your July bursar bill. The total cost for PREPARE participants living on-campus is $380 which covers all activities, meals and housing. For those participants living off-campus in the fall semester, the $160 housing fee is not applicable, and the cost is $220.