The ILR School, founded in 1945, has served NYC organizations, workers and communities continuously for 70 years. Today, our presence in NYC provides a launch pad for addressing work-related challenges in NYC, New York state and around the globe.
Undergraduates contributing to projects on immigration and other issues
Leadership and Professional Training
ILR prepares leaders who are at the forefront of improving organizations and the lives of working people locally, nationally, and globally. We offer the most comprehensive portfolio of professional and academic programs, informed by research, grounded in practice and focused on real-world application.
At ILR, we collaborate with organizations and provide our students with fellowships, internships, and international opportunities to prepare them for leadership positions with concrete skills in human resources, labor relations and labor law.
Take your career to the next level with the organizational expertise to lead the way forward. Build on your strengths and learn how people and organizations thrive.
The MPS program in NYC is a professional masters program geared toward motivated professionals from a broad range of career backgrounds.
By providing a 360-degree view of how organizations work effectively, the program is ideal for mid-career professionals looking to build on their technical expertise for more strategic and management roles.
Thousands of our alumni - business and union leaders, legislators, parents of students and others based in New York - and our current students impact the working lives of people in NYC through teaching, research and outreach activities.
"ILR has had an unwavering presence in New York City for seven decades. Our commitment to the state is part of our DNA, and our presence in New York City is fundamental to our mission and has been since our founding."
NYC Conference Center
The ILR Conference Center provides flexible meeting space for conferences, seminars, workshops, training, meetings, classroom instructions, and reception space at a reasonable price.
Cornell University, ILR School
NYC Conference Center
16 East 34th Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10016-4328