Can I check in to my dorm early or stay late?

Requests for early arrival and late departure must be made in advance by email to summercollegehousing@cornell.edu. Approvals are made on a case-by-case basis.

You will be charged a fee for any extra nights. The fee covers housing accommodations only.

Early check-in

  • See your opening weekend schedule for your check-in time.
  • Students approved for early check-in may arrive no earlier than 6:00 p.m. the day before their program opens.

Late departure

  • See your program page for your checkout dates and times.
  • Students approved for late departure must depart by 9:00 a.m. the day after their program closes.