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Any student at Cornell can apply to live at Akwe:kon. Please keep in mind that all freshman are required to live on north campus for their first year at Cornell and Akwe:kon is a great option. It is close to numerous amenities including, a bus stop in front of the house, 2 minute walk to RPCC, 5 min walk to Helen Newman Recreational Facility, and a 10 min walk to central campus. Below you will find information about how to apply to become part of this vibrant community as either a resident or an out of house member.

Apply to live in Akwe:kon:

If you are interested in living in Akwe:kon please visit Cornell Housing and follow their instructions to start your application. When prompted, be sure to indicate living in Akwe:kon as your number one choice. If you have any questions about this process please contact Vernon Miller, RHD of Akwe:kon.

Apply to become an Out-of-House Member: 

Akwe:kon offers out-of-house memberships for Cornell community members who want to participate as non-residents. Learn more about what privileges come with this and email to request the membership application.