Student Forms and Instructions
QUESTIONS? Contact our admissions team!
ORIENTATION PACKET MATERIALS
All registered students and research interns will receive an email with an SML Orientation Packet. This contains forms to fill out and other instructions to read BEFORE you come to the island. Links are provided below in case you misplace the email.
Please note: Medical insurance is required for all Shoals students. If you do not have medical insurance coverage, see: http://www.insuremytrip.com/
- For all students and interns: 2015 orientation packet
- For students taking Underwater Research, complete 2015 SCUBA forms on the UWR course page.
- For undergraduate research interns, follow this link to review our 2015 research intern manual
REGARDING DISABILITY ACCOMMODATION NEEDS
Accepted Cornell and high school students with disability related accommodation needs should contact Cornell's Student Disability Services (607-254-4545 or email@example.com); the SDS staff will guide you through the special accommodations process. If you anticipate needing any access or disability accommodations, please contact SDS before your course starts.
Accepted UNH and other institution students (non-Cornell/UNH) with disability related accommodation needs should contact Disability Service for UNH Students. The staff will guide you through the special accommodations process.
If you anticipate needing any access or disability accommodations, please contact UNH DSS before your course starts.
FINANCIAL AID FAQs
Please visit our Financial Aid/Scholarship page, click here.
Shoals welcomes International students into all credit courses. AFTER you are accepted, please follow this link to complete the Cornell Summer Session I-20 Request Form; your request must be received by Cornell within 6 weeks of the start of your Shoals course. Regarding language requirements: Shoals Marine Laboratory follows the policy of Cornell's School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions. If your first language is not English, and you attend school outside the United States, you need the following test scores to attend Shoals Marine Lab: a TOEFL score of at least 100 on the Internet-based test, or 600 on the paper test, or an IELTS score of at least 7. Questions or need help? Contact Dr. Robin Hadlock Seeley: firstname.lastname@example.org