Cornell University is a private Ivy League research university located in Ithaca, New York, United States. It is a private land-grant university, receiving annual funding from the State of New York for certain educational missions. Founded in 1865 by Ezra Cornell and Andrew Dickson White, the university was intended to teach and make contributions in all fields of knowledge—from the classics to the sciences, and from the theoretical to the applied. These ideals, unconventional for the time, are captured in Cornell's motto, a popular 1865 Ezra Cornell quotation: "I would found an institution...
|Location:|| Ithaca, New York
|School type:||Private university, Statutory college, Land-grant university|
|School newspaper:||The Cornell Daily Sun, The Cornell Review, The Cornell Progressive, The Cornell American, Bully Pulpit|