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Pandemic Update: For updates on the current status of each opportunity, please contact the Advisor listed, or for courses, check the linked Class Roster page.


Minimum GPA: 2.50

Terms and Dates:

  • Fall 2021
    August 23, 2021 to December 17, 2021

Cornell Affiliations:

School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions (SCE), Office of Engagement Initiatives


Opportunity Description

If your looking for an experience "abroad" without leaving the United States, Cornell in Washington is the program for you! Recently ranked one of the best cities for college grads, the opportunities in DC are limitless!  

The Cornell in Washington program offers you the unique opportunity to experience our nation’s capital region while:

  • Earning Cornell credits

  • Participating in an internship of your choosing

  • Obtaining practical experience by applying methods and theories learned in classes

  • Networking with professionals in your field for references and future job opportunities

  • Having fun, meeting new people, and enjoying an enormous range of cultural and recreational activities!

Visit the Cornell in Washington site to learn why Cornellians from all majors often refer to their semester in Washington as the “best semester” of their time as an undergraduate!