The CUNY School of Labor Studies and Urban Studies Fall application deadline has been extended to August 2nd. There’s still time to apply and join our community of world-renowned scholars as well as movement-building and policy-making practitioners. Apply now and secure your spot for the upcoming semester. Find out more.

Jaime Johnson’s story epitomizes the transformative power of education. Overcoming adversities, Jaime’s journey from challenge to triumph is a testament to resilience and dedication. His story is an inspiration to fellow students demonstrating that with determination and support, remarkable achievements are possible. Watch Jaime’s video.

CUNY School of Labor and Urban Studies has programs in collaboration with several unions, municipal agencies, and community groups. Many students can take advantage of employer, union, and other benefits to cover the cost of their tuition. Learn more.

The CUNY SLU extends heartfelt congratulations to the class of 2024 for their remarkable achievements and distinctions. We also express our deepest gratitude to the families and friends who stood by our graduates, providing unwavering support and making countless sacrifices. Your hard work and dedication are truly inspiring! Commencement Ceremony video.

CUNY SLU welcomes Joseph S. Murphy Scholarship for Diversity in Labor recipients, who will enter SLU in the 2024-25 academic year. We also honor this year’s Rising Leader, whose efforts on behalf of workers and working-class communities serve as a model for all who dream of a more just and equitable society. Learn more about JSM Scholarship.

Kerwin’s story underscores the transformative power of education in addressing healthcare disparities and advocating for marginalized communities, with SLU playing a pivotal role in his personal and professional development. After earning a Master’s Degree from SLU in Urban Studies he is now pursuing a PhD in healthcare administration. Read more.