Cornell in Washington offers a transformative, applied learning experience to Cornell students and, during the summer, visiting students from any college and major.

During your CIW semester, you'll engage with the most pressing issues of the day as you live in the heart of our nation's capital, enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime internship, take world-class courses taught by leading experts, and participate in community engagement projects.

When you complete the program, you'll join the ranks of CIW graduates who emerge as scholars, professionals, active citizens, and leaders, many saying their CIW experience was—without a doubt—their best college semester.