Spring Celebration

Complete a Certificate

CLL Certificate Programs

Students showcasing their SLDP certificates
2017-18 students showcasing their SLDP certificates


Create your personal leadership journey and engage with other leaders!

Each certificate program has its own set of requirements and completion timeframe. Students who successfully complete program requirements are eligible for a certificate of completion which is signed by Chancellor Gary S. May and the Vice Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Education.

  • Build peer and mentor connections
  • Boost resume and professional portfolio with demonstrated leadership
  • Prepare for seminars and reflect weekly with brief articles, videos and writing prompts
  • Earn 2 academic units (1 per quarter, pass/no pass, optional)
  • Share your accomplishments through a final presentation
  • Celebrate at the Certificate Award Ceremony
  • Enrollment for the 2023 cohorts are now open! (enroll by November 4)
  • 2023 Programs will run January through early June (2-quarter commitment)
Student Leadership Development Program (SLDP)
Cultivating Leaders for Social Change (CLSC), formerly known as the Diversity Leadership Development Program

Put theory into action, test your communication and group work skills, and develop a deeper understanding of your personal leadership style!

DLDP

 

Gain a deeper understanding and appreciation of differences, and learn how to cultivate an inclusive environment in an organization or workplace!

SLDP

 

SLDP

CLSC

  • How to Preparepencil
  • Complete prerequisite of 9 specifically-selected workshops from the Leadership Essentials Workshop Series (LEWS). Meet with CLL staff for consultation.
    Prerequisite Workshops required for SLDP
    The Leader in You
    Thinking Critically About Leadership
    Power and Leadership
    Walk the Talk
    Beyond the Visible
    The Power of Listening
    Your Approach to Conflict
    Balancing Your Plate
    Why Group Development Matters
  • How to Preparepencil
  • Complete prerequisite of 9 specifically-selected workshops from the Leadership Essentials Workshop Series (LEWS). Meet with CLL staff for consultation.
     
    Prerequisite Workshops required for CLSC
    The Leader in You
    Thinking Critically About Leadership
    Power and Leadership
    Walk the Talk
    Beyond the Visible
    More than Just Words
    Navigating Conflict with Others
    Inclusion is Essential
    Confronting Oppression
  • What you'll Learnlearn
  • Learn group work skills and understand your personal leadership.

    Topics you'll explore include: Personal contributions, planning, ethics, conflict management, group development, resiliency, service, feedback, inclusion, and collaboration.
  • What you'll Learnlearn
  • Engage in group dialogue and understand and appreciate differences.
     

    Topics you'll explore include: Inclusive leadership, personal identity, intersectionality, privilege, systemic oppression, allyship, conflict management, emotional self-control, humility, and self-care.

  • What to Expectseminar
  • Meet with your cohort in 2-hour class sessions one afternoon per week (Wednesdays from 4:10 - 6:00 pm) in both Winter and Spring Quarters. Read articles, watch videos, and write reflections.
  • What to Expectseminar
  • Meet with your cohort in 2-hour class sessions one afternoon per week (Tuesdays from 4:10 - 6:00 pm) in both Winter and Spring Quarters. Read articles, watch videos, and write reflections.
  • Apply what you've learnedapply leadership
  • Conduct a campus-focused group project over the course of the two-quarter program.

    Check out more information about SLDP service projects: Past SLDP Student Projects
     
  • Apply what you've learnedapply leadership
  • Complete a relevant project or internship over the course of the two-quarter program.

    Check out more information about past community projects (CLSC was previously known as DLDP): Past DLDP Student Projects 
     
  • Plan your scheduletime
  • One Cohort:
    * Wednesdays 4:10-6:00 pm

    Seminars run weekly through both Winter and Spring Quarters.
  • Plan your scheduletime
  • One Cohort:
    * Tuesdays 4:10-6:00 pm

    Seminars and Dialogue Sections run weekly through both Winter and Spring Quarters.
Learn more about SLDP Learn more about CLSC