Campus Involvement

Leadership Connection

Applications are now open for Leadership Connection: Engage, coming May 1-4. Apply Now! (Deadline: March 31st)

Leadership Connection is leadership program for student organizations that provides an opportunity to develop through meaningful work in focus areas such as collaboration, social change, critical thinking, and reflection. This program is delivered in two ways: through one-day intensive sessions during Fall and Winter semesters, and through a three-day in-depth retreat in early May.

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Michigan Leadership Award Nominations

You see outstanding student work that others don't! 

Please take a few minutes to nominate them for the Michigan Difference Student Leadership Awards. Sponsored by Student Life, the awards are designed to recognize the contributions that students are making both on and off campus. Please visit the link below to learn more, see the award categories and nominate. 

Michigan Difference Student Leadership Awards

Awards take place March 29, 2017 at 6:00 pm

LeaderShape Institute Faculty Applications

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. For more information about the Institute, check our our participant page.  

LeaderShape 2017 Dates and Location:

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LeaderShape® Institute at the University of Michigan

What is your contribution to a just, caring, thriving world?

The Michigan LeaderShape® Institute is an ethics-based leadership development experience for University of Michigan students. Designed to be an interactive, energizing and unique experience that supports and enhances students' perceptions and practice of leadership, it is six days of non-stop self discovery and learning from practical experiences that build participants’ leadership concepts and abilities.

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Growing Allies

Growing Allies strives to build a community of social justice allies committed to creating a safer and more inclusive environment at the University of Michigan and beyond. Growing Allies envisions a community where allies work together and support each other.

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Apply for Intercultural Leadership Seminar

Intercultural Leadership Seminar:


The Intercultural Leadership Seminar (ILS) is designed for U.S. and international students who want to learn how to be more effective in a global environment. While at ILS you will:

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