Cornell Store Operating Status Update

The Cornell Stores - Retail Locations

The Cornell Store on central campus and it’s branch location on the Ithaca Commons are open to all. View store hours and locations.

The Cornell Store is following all New York state and university guidelines, including implementing protocols for physical distancing, strict sanitization measures and limiting the number of customers in the store at any given time. Effective July 31, all faculty, staff, students and visitors are required to wear masks when inside campus buildings or facilities.

Please refer to Cornell’s COVID-19 website for the most up-to-date public health requirements for the Cornell community and visitors.

The Cornell Store (Main Campus)

To Enter the Store

  • We have designated entrances and exits. Please enter the store near Day Hall and Exit on Ho Plaza.

What to Expect in the Store
The Cornell Store is following all New York State and university standards to maintain the health and safety of our community.

  • We are implementing protocols for physical distancing including increased in-store signage and distancing guides.
  • We are practicing strict sanitization measures including but not limited to continuous sanitizing/disinfecting all surfaces and shopping baskets.
  • We are limiting the number of shoppers in the store at one time.
  • We have temporarily closed our fitting rooms.
  • At this time, to reduce contact during checkout, The Cornell Store will only accept credit cards and CornellCard.

Café Jennie at The Cornell Store will be open for takeout only.

The Cornell Store on the Ithaca Commons

Our Ithaca Commons location is open to the community and visitors. View store hours.

The Cornell Store at Weill Cornell Medicine

Our store at Weill Cornell Medicine is open to WCM students and staff with ID and NYP staff with ID. View store hours.

Shop Online - Free Shipping and Store Pickup Available

We are making it easier for you interact and shop with us the way you feel most comfortable. This includes offering expanded online order store pickup options. Simply place your order online at and we will quickly pull your items. You may pick up your items at the store or we can ship your order to any destination. Free UPS Ground shipping on any order over $50. Learn more.

Contact Us

The Cornell Store is available to help you navigate your concerns regarding academic materials. For all questions, please submit a contact form request or call us toll free at (800) 624-4080.