Join the Movement

Become a member of one of the premier young professionals' organizations in Columbus, OH. Increase your engagement with the community while enhancing your life socially and professionally through membership with the Columbus Urban League Young Professionals (CULYP). CULYP is an all-inclusive organization for young professionals in diverse careers, ranging in age from 21-40 years old. We look forward to you joining our family!



  • Ability to increase your engagement with the community while enhancing your life socially and professionally.

  • Access to Columbus Urban League and National Urban League Network.

  • Membership to the National Urban League Young Professionals.

  • Ability to become an active member, make your mark on the organization through CULYP committees, attend general membership meetings and vote for CULYP initiatives and leadership.

  • Free or Discounted Rates to all CULYP Events.

  • Exclusive Members-Only Events.

  • Opportunity to network and connect with community leaders and executives.

  • Access to a network of over 275 young professionals in the Greater Columbus community.

Membership Cost

Undergraduate & Trade School Students: $30 per Membership Year

Graduate & Professional Student: $45 per Membership Year

General Membership: $60 per Membership Year

Married Couples: $100 per Membership Year

Ways to join

  • Submit a membership application and payment online, by clicking HERE

  • Sign up to become a member at any CULYP Meeting or Event by speaking with the Membership Committee 

Cash, Check, Money Orders and Credit Cards are accepted