Campus Involvement

Are you a staff member interested in participating in the LeaderShape Institute? Are you a student who had a life changing experience at the Institute in the past? Consider joining the LeaderShape Institute faculty! Important information, including deadlines and application links, may be found below.  To learn more about the LeaderShape Institute, see

LeaderShape 2018 Dates and Location:

University of Michigan's 2018 LeaderShape® Institute will occur from Monday, February 26th - Saturday, March 3th, 2018 at Camp Michigania, located in Boyne City, MI.

Faculty Expectations:

LeaderShape faculty must be able to attend:

  • Two-three faculty meetings during the Winter 2018 semester
  • On-site training at Camp Michigania from Saturday, February 24th - Monday, February 26th
  • The full LeaderShape Instiute from Monday, February 26th-Saturday, March 3rd 

University of Michigan staff interested in serving as Cluster Facilitators should discuss this experience with their supervisor prior to applying.

Cluster Facilitators:

These students and staff facilitators will spend the week sharing the LeaderShape Institute curriculum with participants in a small group setting. Experience facilitating is helpful, but not mandatory. 

  • Student Facilitators must have attended a previous LeaderShape Institute
  • Staff Facilitators do not have to have previous LeaderShape Institute experience
  • Facilitator application HERE
  • Facilitator application deadline: December 15, 2017
  • Facilitator Interview (30 minutes) will be conducted on a rolling basis until December 20th, 2017
  • Facilitators will be notified regarding their participating in the Institute on or before December 22, 2017

On-Site Coordinator:

Without an On-Site Coordinator (OSC), the LeaderShape Institute wouldn't be possible. The OSC position is responsible for all logistics during the week including housing, meals, and sessions.

  • The OSC must have attended a previous LeaderShape Institute
  • In addition to faculty expectations above, the OSC may also be asked to assist with some Institute planning tasks during the 3-4 weeks leading up to LeaderShape. 
  • On-Site Coordinator Application available HERE
  • OSC Application deadline: January 7th, 2018

Dates are subject to change as necessary. If you are interested and have questions please contact the Program Coordinator, Ashley Rutledge, at