Student Leadership Development Program

SLDP Thursday Cohort

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

The Student Leadership Development Program (SLDP) provides an immersive experience through the integration of competency-building seminars and group project-based learning.

Why Join?

  • Earn academic units (2 units, Pass/No Pass)
  • Build peer and mentor connections
  • Boost your resume and professional portfolio with demonstrated leadership
  • Develop intrapersonal competence, communication skills, your ability to work with others, your understanding of social justice, and your ability to facilitate group achievement


Program Structure

Duration of SLDP is two-quarters (Winter and Spring), not including the prerequisite of the six Leadership Essentials Workshops (LEWS). 


For 2018-19, there will be two cohorts: one meeting on Monday evenings and one on Thursday evenings.

Group Project
conduct campus-focused group work
Topical Seminars
meet with cohort one evening per week
Weekly Assignments
read articles, watch videos, write reflections


Enrollment Process

Enrollment for 2018-19 will be from Sept 24th - November 19, 2018.

  1. Complete and submit the SLDP pre-assessment form (will be available from this page starting Sept. 24)
  2. Select a cohort
    • Mondays 5:10-7:00 pm (both Winter and Spring quarters), or
    • Thursdays 6:10-8:00 pm (both Winter and Spring quarters)
  3. Complete the prerequisite (six workshops)
  4. CLL Staff will contact you to schedule a meeting to finalize your enrollment, after which you will be provided the CRN.