Nora Bayly

Advising Dean


Nora hails from New York’s Capital Region, and earned her BS in Communication from the SUNY University at Buffalo, and M.Ed. in Higher Education from the University of Houston. She joined the Cornell community in 2019, and uses her professional experience in academic advising, student development, program management, and diversity, equity, and inclusion work to support faculty, staff, students, and colleagues alike.

Nora enjoys spending time with her rescue dog, Pearl and cat, Stairs. She also and enjoys socializing with loved ones, being the ‘cool aunt’, finding the best chocolate chip cookies and iced lattes money can buy, being active, and engaging in professional and extracurricular activities across campus!


  • Academic Advising
  • Peer Ambassador Program
  • Pre-Collegiate Summer Scholars Program (PSSP)


  • Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays (KG17 Klarman)
  • Fridays (Remote)