Applications for the ALP certificate program are now being accepted for the FALL 2021 semester

Eligible to apply: Class of 2023 and first year GRADUATE STUDENTS (or those with 3-4 semesters remaining as a full time student)

See below for detail information

Application and How To Apply
Program Overview and Eligibility
ALP Certificate Requirements
ALP Courses
ALP Pledge (PDF) – you’ll be asked to sign this when you enter the program.
ALP Policy on Graduate Courses
Someone you Know in ALP? – a list of students enrolled at ESM who are currently enrolled in the certificate program or received their certificate with a previous ESM degree.
ALP Student and Alumni Highlights – previous grants, awards opportunities awarded to and accomplished by ALP students and alumni.
ALP Newsletters – our monthly publication chock full of news for current students and alumni of the program.
IML Spotlight – discover more about the engaging activities in which some ALP current students or alumni are involved.

Other Questions? Contact us.


Print This Schedule (PDF) (updated 07.26.21)


ALP Certificate Program Orientation Session (part of Eastman New Graduate Student Orientation) Stay tuned for more information about this! Date in late August during orientation.


ALP Certificate Program Info Table Stop by our information table in the main hall and get your questions answered about the ALP certificate program Wednesday, September 1  – 1:00 to 4:00 pm


Certificate Program Applications Due

Wednesday, September 8


Application Review

September 9 – 14 Applications will be reviewed.  Interview confirmations will be sent to applicants no later than September 14 via UR e-mail address.


ALP Applicant Interviews

September 15 – 21


New ALP Certificate students announced.

Formal notifications will be sent via UR e-mail address. Friday, September 24