• President’s Society

    Invest in the next generation of leaders.

  • Each year, students who show exceptional leadership, perseverance and motivation are invited to become President’s Society Ambassadors.

    The President’s Society is an immersive program that provides students with the practical skills, confidence and connections they need to compete (and succeed) in today’s workforce. President’s Society Ambassadors have access to exclusive growth opportunities including workshops on topics such as interview and presentation skills, networking events with industry leaders, horizon-expanding cultural outings, and opportunities to build their leadership skills by representing LaGuardia Community College at various functions.

    Since its inception in 2012, the President’s Society has invested in and supported over 400 students who have gone on to pursue their dreams. In fact, President’s Society alum are more likely to graduate or transfer to a four-year college than their general education peers.

  • “The President’s Society provided professional development and the confidence boost I needed to succeed.”

    TAHER EDRIS Class of 2019, Business Administration

    98%

    of President’s Society Ambassadors are likely to graduate with their associates degree - more than triple the graduation rate of community college students nationwide.

    90%

    of President’s Society graduates are likely to transfer to a four-year university, compared to 67% of other LaGuardia graduates.


  • Are you ready to impact the next generation of leaders?

    Whether you’re interested in helping us underwrite our program, offering a professional internship, hosting a skills workshop at your workplace and sharing your expertise, we’d love to chat about how you can help us expand and enrich this incredible program for our exceptional students.

    Contact

    For more information about what we’re doing and how to support our students, contact us.

    Email
    foundation@lagcc.cuny.edu

    Phone
    (718) 482-5610