National Urban Fellows Academic & Leadership Development Fellowship Program consists of four (4) steps:

Step 1: Program intent form

Step 2: Transcript request form

Step 3: Program application (Due Friday, December 2, 2016 at 5:00 PM)

Step 4: Recommendation letters and assessment forms


  • U.S. Ctizenship
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 5-7 years of professional work experience with 2 years in a management capacity
  • Leadership capacity with potential for further growth
  • Demonstrated commitment to public service

Frequently Asked Questions

Program Requirements

  • Meet the admission requirements of Baruch College - 3.0 GPA*
  • $150 Application Fee (no fee waivers granted)
  • $500 non-refundable registration fee due upon acceptance and enrollment in NUF program
  • Co-investment tuition payment of $7,500 due upon acceptance and enrollment in NUF program
  • Willingness to relocate, as required by mentorship

*Note: Consideration may be given to applicants who have a lower GPA, if he/she has over 10 years of professional experience.