Student Involvement


Emerging Leaders participants must complete the following program requirements throughout the semester-long program and meet deadlines. Dates and more details will be available in the coming weeks. Please contact our team with any questions.


Submit the Emerging Leaders Application

Upon submission, you will receive a confirmation email.

Sept. 7

Attend a Leadership Weekend

All participants are required to attend one Leadership Weekend.  The retreat serves as an orientation session, allowing you to understand how to successfully complete the program.

You will meet other students, participate in activities, and dive deep into leadership discussions, resulting in a better understanding of who you are as an individual leader.  

Sept. 18
6-7:30 pm

Sept. 19
1 - 3 pm

Track Program Participation

You'll track your participation online.  We'll go through setup during leadership weekend orientation

All Semester

Attend the Pacific Northwest Collegiate Leadership Conference

Sept. 26

Attend 5 Workshops

These workshops are designed around the first three C's of the social change model: consciousness of self, congruence, and commitment. You will learn more about yourself and your leadership values, as well as how to be most successful in school and campus life at WSU. Specific topics include communication, delegation, time management, financial well being, exploring values, happiness and cultural competency.


Submit a Graduation Application

This is the easy part. Be sure to apply for your leadership certificate before the deadline.


Celebrate Your Success at the Leadership Legacy Celebration

Bring your family and friends to watch as you receive your Emerging Leaders certificate of completion and view highlights from your journey.