Cornell University

NY State AFL-CIO/Cornell Union Leadership Institute

16 E. 34th Street, NYC 212.340.2827


afternoon climbing at the ropes courseTuition is $8,450 per participant and includes all fees for courses and materials as well as most food expenses.

Partial Scholarships Available

These scholarships are available to sponsors who have two or more participants attending at the same time. Sponsors benefit from sending several staff members because those participants can return to their organizations and together apply acquired skills and knowledge, resulting in even greater impact.

Financial Aid

Applications for need-based financial aid are available here and should be submitted along with the application for admission.

Travel and Lodging

Travel and lodging expenses are the responsibility of sponsoring organizations. We typically seek discounted lodging rates for Institue seminars.

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