Clinton Global Initiative University

A group of LMU students meeting Bill Clinton at the Clinton Global Initiative.

Building on the successful model of the Clinton Global Initiative, which brings together world leaders to take action on global challenges, President Clinton launched the Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) in 2007 to engage the next generation of leaders on college campuses around the world.

About CGI U

Each year, CGI U hosts a meeting where students, youth organizations, topic experts, and celebrities come together to discuss and develop innovative solutions to pressing global challenges. The meeting will bring together nearly 1,200 attendees to make a difference in CGI U's five focus areas: Education, Environment and Climate Change, Peace and Human Rights, Poverty Alleviation, and Public Health.

Learn more about Clinton Global Initiative University.

Apply for CGI U 2019

There are no current details about CGIU 2019 at this time, please check back in the summer.

If you have any questions about the application process, contact Pam Rector, Director of the Center for Service and Action, at 310.338.2959 or at