Deadline approaching for fall 2019 certificate applications

Congratulations to the graduating class of 2019!

See how our Inaugural Commencement went.

News & Events

On Friday, June 14th, the CUNY School of Labor and Urban Studies celebrated its inaugural commencement.  More than 400 people, including students and their families, SLU faculty and staff filled the auditorium to capacity in celebration of the School’s first-ever graduating class.


Kafui Attoh

Click here to listen to SLU Urban Studies Professsor, Dr. Kafui Attoh speak on the deeper political meanings of “transit rights”.

Students & Alumni

Student Testimonials page

Our diverse student body includes working adults and an increasing number of traditional- aged students. They come from many walks of life, but virtually all are motivated by a commitment to public service and social justice.

Research & Publications

The School of Labor and Urban Studies has a faculty that includes some of the most distinguished social science scholars in the nation. Between them, they have published over 85  books, research studies, and important essays.