Loyola University Maryland

Student Engagement

Student Leadership Corps

Student Leadership Corps (SLC) is comprised of sophomores and juniors who commit to develop personal and relational leadership skills. Participants gain a deeper knowledge of themselves and others which informs how they will positively contribute to leadership in the organizations and communities in which they serve. Through weekly group meetings, mentorship, and reflection, participants will be better able to demonstrate leadership and followership at Loyola and beyond graduation.

2018-2019 Application Timeline

February 19: Online Applications Available 

March 26: Application Deadline

April 3- 12: Interviews will be scheduled with each candidate

April 9: Reference Form Deadline* 

April 27: New SLC Meeting (3:00-4:30pm)

September: Begin weekly meetings

*It is the applicant's responsibility to the share the Reference Form and the deadline with their references in advance.

Qualifications

  • Must be a full-time undergraduate sophomore or junior from September 2018 to April 2019;
  • Must be in good academic and judicial standing with a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA;
  • Must be available for Friday afternoon meetings from 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.**;
  • Possess a strong interest in developing your own and others’ leadership potential and abilities;
  • Have a sense of individual and social responsibility; 
  • Possess organization skills, including the ability to meet assigned deadlines;
  • Have an ability to work with others as a team in the completion of tasks; and
  • Make a personal commitment to excellence and constant challenge to improve.

**Due to scheduling conflicts, eligible applicant's cannot also participate as an Evergreen, Resident Assistant, Sellinger Scholar or in Ad Infinitum.

If you have questions regarding your eligibility, please contact Ben Cowman in the Office of Student Engagement at 410-617-2032.

Past Meeting Topics & Experiences

  • Strengths Quest;
  • Authentic Leadership;
  • Group Facilitation and Communication;
  • Conflict Resolution;
  • Community Service and Civility;
  • Diversity and Social Justice;
  • Self-Care: Stress & Time Management; 
  • Leadership Fair; and 
  • Values Auction