NLC University

NLC University is a collaborative education and professional development initiative developed by the National League of Cities that helps municipal leaders – both elected and appointed – build the skills they need to better govern, serve, and advocate for their communities.

Learning Opportunities


Registration for City Summit is Now Open!

  • NLC University at the Summer Board Meeting (June)

  • NLC University at City Summit (November) 

Year-Round Learning


Michael H.T. Lynch Scholarship

More opportunities coming soon!

Transcripts & Badging
  • For all NLC University transcripts, please email us at We will be happy to provide the most current records we have.
  • We are excited to announce the NLC University social media badging through is now active! system will allow you to attach your NLC University award badge(s) to your social network profiles such as Facebook and LinkedIn. For more information about how to add your digital badges, click here.