Every day, in every county in New York, individuals, schools, businesses, entrepreneurs, local governments, families and communities depend on Cornell to turn discoveries into real-world solutions. As the state’s land-grant university, Cornell was founded to create knowledge with a public purpose and help ensure a vibrant, healthy future for all New Yorkers.
Commitment to New York State
$334MExternal federal, state and corporate research funding spent locally
1.7MNew Yorkers reached by Cornell Cooperative Extension each year
300000NY youth participants in 4-H programs annually
10000+Forensic pathology cases handled by the Animal Health Diagnostic Center annually
27000Local volunteers that help advise, plan, teach and mentor
2000Food products launched with support from the Cornell Food Venture Center each year
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Cornell's Impact on New York State
Cornell research delivers results that matter all around the state.