Student Leadership Programs invites you to join with a community of fellow students and explore who you are, how you want to lead, and how you will create positive change in your community. Choose where to start through any of our programs.  

Leadership Programs



Explore your leadership style, participate in hands-on activities, and leave with connections to new UWM classmates.

 Interactive Activities
Explore self and others
Choose your time

Small Group
Six Weeks
Application Required

Sophomore Springboard

LEADERSHIP Springboard

Define your personal values, discover your leadership style, and leave with the resources to accomplish your goals at UWM.

Define your personal values
Discover your leadership style
Map out your UWM Plan

Large Group
Six Weeks, 1.5 Hour Sessions
Registration Required

Lead the Change

Lead the Change

Open to a community of all identities, participate in activities that encourage activism, become an agent of social change.

Initiate social change
Grow self-awareness
Develop your leadership

Small Group
Six Weeks
Application Required

Transitioning your UWM Experience from College to Career

Transitioning your UWM Experience from College to Career

Reflect on your college experience, participate in professional development sessions, and leave with career advancement tools.

Public speaking
Career preparation

Small Group
Semester Long
Attend Program Orientation


Get out and explore Milwaukee while engaging in a variety of activities with your peers. Leadership Excursions is a mixture of off-campus events paid for by UWM Leadership Programs.

Free activities
Leadership discussion

Medium Group
Time Varies
First-come, First-serve


Discover your Strengths and leave with a plan of action for putting them towards your future goals.

Complete CliftonStrengths©
 Discover your top 5 Strengths
Plan for personal and student success

Small Group
2 Hour Sessions
Registration Required