Leadership Development Institute

How to Join

The Institute offers a co-curricular certificate program in leadership for high-initiative, high-achieving AUI students. This program involves students in leadership development workshops and speakers series in addition to individual involvement in student groups, service projects and other leadership development experiences.

Student membership is limited to 30 students for the academic year. Student selection will be based on academic standing, plan for completion of AUI’s community service requirement, letter of motivation, letter of recommendation from a faculty, previous engagement in LDI activities and interview.


Who can participate?

Students from all schools and majors are encouraged to apply. 


When is the program offered?

The LDI program runs in the fall and spring semesters.


What are the benefits of participating?

Students who complete both semesters of this program will receive a certificate and a letter for their file.


How do I sign up?

The application period usually happens during late spring,  before the academic year .


What do students say about the LDI?