Memberships

The Value of Being a CBAA Member

Since its inception in 1976, CBAA has enabled Black alumni far and wide to stay connected and kindle new friendships through a variety of local and national activities.


CBAA Membership brings you:

  • CBAA updates and other information on CBAA events nationwide
  • Alumni networking, volunteer and social activities
  • Student recruitment and mentoring opportunities
  • Fundraising for the James and Janice Turner Endowment
  • Up-to-date information on campus events and student activities
  • Scholarship and other programs to foster excellence in Black students
  • Lifetime friendships

We are also expanding co-sponsorship of events with other Cornell clubs to maximize opportunities for you to participate and contribute.



Join us in making a difference in our community.

CBAA's ability to offer meaningful programs and activities depends on your participation. Please join by completing the enclosed form or by downloading the online membership application.


  • Lifetime Member
    Duration
    Lifetime
    Package price
    $325

    Lifetime Member $325

    One Payment

    ●      Official membership in the organization; 

    ●      Voting privileges at official meetings; 

    ●      Eligibility to run for an Executive Board position (alumni only); 

    ●      Ability to call a special meeting of the general membership (by written request of 40 members)

    ●      Access to all events, official meetings

    ●      Access to the CBAA Facebook group

    ●      Lifetime Member Status

    ●      All Annual Member Benefits

    ●      25% Discount on the CBAA Store

    ●      Special Lifetime Apparel

    ●      The Lifetime Lounge at Reunions and Homecomings: an exclusive space for lifetime members to relax, socialize, etc. similar to an airline VIP lounge

    ●      First Look at Events/Pre-Released Merchandise

  • Annual Member
    Duration
    12 months
    Package price
    $35

    Annual Membership $35/Year

    Automatic Renewal

    ●      Official membership in the organization; 

    ●      Voting privileges at official meetings; 

    ●      Eligibility to run for an Executive Board position (alumni only); 

    ●      Ability to call a special meeting of the general membership (by written request of 40 members)

    ●      Access to all events, official meetings

    ●      Access to the CBAA Facebook group

  • Recent Graduate (Class of 2022)
    Duration
    12 months
    Package price
    $35

    Free membership for the 1st year

    ●      Official membership in the organization; 

    ●      Voting privileges at official meetings; 

    ●      Eligibility to run for an Executive Board position (alumni only); 

    ●      Ability to call a special meeting of the general membership (by written request of 40 members)

    ●      Access to all events, official meetings

    ●      Access to the CBAA Facebook group

  • Graduate Student Membership (Free)
    Duration
    12 months
    Package price
    $35
  • Student Membership (Senior) (Free)
    Duration
    1 year
    Package price
    $35
  • Student Member (Junior) (Free)
    Duration
    12 months
    Package price
    $35
  • Student Membership (Sophomore) (Free)
    Duration
    12 months
    Package price
    $35
  • Student Member (Freshman) (Free)
    Duration
    12 months
    Package price
    $35