Power Rankings

NCSA Power Rankings- #15 Cornell University

We are counting down the Top 15 schools in our 11th Annual NCSA Collegiate Power Rankings which will launch Tuesday,  September 3rd.  This year #15 is Cornell University in New York.  Below are 8  fun facts about Cornell University

1: It’s Colors are carnelian( red) and white

2: Cornell’s nickname is Big Red

3: Its unofficial mascot is a bear named “Touchdown”

4:  In 2004 Cornell opened the Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar. This was the first American Medical school founded outside the United States.

5: It has an acceptance rate of 15% – and of the 91% admitted they were in the top 10% of their high school graduating class

6: Cornell has 36 varsity intercollegiate teams

7: Cornell’s Men’s Heavyweight Rowing program has won the national championship 38 times- the most of any school

8: Superman actor- Christopher Reeve is an alumni

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