Resources

Type Resource Name Category CU Affiliate
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CALS- Calculate Unofficial Major GPA


A tool provided to students in CALS with the ability to select completed classes to calculate the unofficial GPA.

Academics Agriculture and Life Sciences
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CALS Student Petitions


Students with extraordinary or extenuating circumstances that prevent meeting college standards (enrollment requirements, CALS distribution requirements, etc.) may be eligible to submit a petition to the Committee on Academic Achieveme

Academics Agriculture and Life Sciences
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CALS Application to update Degree Standing


Request for early graduation, delayed graduation, or dual enrollment in another degree program at Cornell.

Academics Agriculture and Life Sciences
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CALS DUST Degree Progress and Course Enrollment Forms and Tools


Academic tools&course enrollment forms.

Academics Agriculture and Life Sciences
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Career Profiles: AgCareers.com


The AgCareers.com Career Profiles were created as a resource to increase learning and understanding around the great variety of opportunities in agriculture and food.

Career Agriculture and Life Sciences
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Pre-vet Planning Blackboard Site


The CALS Career Team and Animal Science faculty have collaborated to develop a new planning site for students who are applying to vet school. This site will help students organize information and begin reflection on experiences.<

Career Agriculture and Life Sciences
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CALS Application for Credit Earned while in High School


College credit earned at another institution of higher education while enrolled as a high school student requires additional paperwork in order to be reviewed for transfer to CALS.  

Academics Agriculture and Life Sciences
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CALS College Distribution Requirements Database


Search for classes at Cornell University that will fulfill CALS distribution requirements.

Academics Agriculture and Life Sciences
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CALS Forbidden Overlaps/Duplicate Coursework


Many  courses have overlapping content, and students must make their selections carefully to ensure that they will receive credit for each course they take.

Academics Agriculture and Life Sciences
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CALS International Opportunities for Undergraduates


An overview of international opportunities available to CALS students, including exchange and study abroad as well as professional international internships.

Academics Agriculture and Life Sciences
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CALS - My Advising Team


A resource informing students about people and departments available to help advise them, including their department and assigned faculty advisor, the CALS Student Services advising team, university-wide resources and the SCJ College of Business.<

Academics Agriculture and Life Sciences
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CALS Interdisciplinary Studies (IDS) Declaration of Intent


Provides information for CALS students on how to apply to transfer into the Interdisciplinary Studies (IDS) major.

Academics Agriculture and Life Sciences
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Credit Placement by Exam


Learn what Credit Placement by Exam scores you need to earn to be awarded credit or placed out of introductory courses.  This pertains only to CALS students.  BE/EE students must follow the guidelines from the College of Engineering.

Academics Agriculture and Life Sciences
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CALS Transfer Credit Policy


Policies around transferring credit into CALS.

Academics Agriculture and Life Sciences
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CALS Transfer Credit Database


FOR CALS Students Only:  Thinking of taking a class at another institution?  Search the database to find a list of courses that have already been approved for transfer.  Course not listed?  Enter your course here to have it reviewed.

Academics Agriculture and Life Sciences
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CALS Course Syllabi and Evaluations


CALS Course Syllabi and Evaluations

Academics Agriculture and Life Sciences
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CALS Undergraduate Honors Research Application


Information about the CALS Undergraduate Research Program can be found here, as well as a list of requirements, and a link to the online application.

Academics Agriculture and Life Sciences
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CALS Letter Request


Fill out this letter request form if you need a letter of good standing or verification of graduation date.

Academics Agriculture and Life Sciences
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Student Essentials


Students can log in to find personalized information such as registration status and holds, links to update addresses and phone numbers, order transcripts, bursar balance, course and class resources, and meal plan and CornellCard balances.

Academics, Health & Safety, Housing Agriculture and Life Sciences
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CALS FERPA Release Form


This FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act) form authorizes CALS Student Services to release specific academic information to the person or persons of your choice.

Academics Agriculture and Life Sciences
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Peterson's Guides


Comprehensive database which allows you to search for undergraduate and graduate school institutions by geographic location and field of study.                                                                                                       

Career Agriculture and Life Sciences
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AgExplorer


National FFA & Discovery Education have created a robust career resource to help you explore the exciting world of agriculture.

Career Agriculture and Life Sciences
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Pre-law: Khan Academy Official LSAT Prep Course/LSAC


This is a free LSAT prep program sponsored by Khan Academy and LSAC. This site allows you to use a diagnostic assessment to create a personalized practice plan that builds the skills and confidence to succeed on the LSAT.

Career Agriculture and Life Sciences
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Occupational Outlook Handbook


This database, maintained by the Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, provides a wide array of career exploration tools, including an A-Z index of career options/overviews, salary information,

Career Agriculture and Life Sciences
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O*Net


The O*NET program provides comprehensive occupational descriptions and data for use by job seekers, workforce development offices, human resources professionals, students, researchers, and others.

Career Agriculture and Life Sciences