To enhance your leadership skills, UE students have the opportunity to join one of two leadership groups on campus:
UE Leadership Academy
UELA is a two-year commitment during which members graduate from three tiers:
- Tier I: Personal Leadership
- Tier II: Peer Leadership
- Tier III: Community Leadership
Members of UELA are selected through an application process and are directed by a student advisory council and a staff advisor.
UELA is currently accepting applications. The applications can be found on WebAdvisor.
UE Catalysts for Change
Catalysts for Change is a free 8-week program held each fall and spring semesters consisting of weekly sessions focused on various topics of leadership and service. We want participants to leave with a plethora of knowledge, skills, and experiences that will help them in future leadership endeavors within student organizations, classes, projects, and life events.
Fall 2017 Information
Participants are required to meet every week on Thursdays 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m. from September 14 through November 2. Participants will also be required to attend a day-long retreat Saturday, September 30. Attendance at all of these times is mandatory.
To apply for Catalysts for Change Fall 2017, please fill out the application. The deadline to apply is Friday, September 1 and notification of acceptance will be out no later than September 8.
National Society for Leadership and Success (Sigma Alpha Pi)
UE is a member institution of the National Society of Leadership and Success. To be a member, students must have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA. NSLS offers leadership development and success preparation for students through a series of training programs and speakers. The speakers are open to the campus and are presented in web format.