Student Leadership Institute
The Student Leadership Institute, a partnership effort between SAC and CSUF, is a certificated leadership training program that has been in existence for over 10 years. Students are required to take 9 workshops over two days covering a range of leadership development topics. Previous workshops included:
Culture and Gender
Marketing Your Leadership Abilities
Creating Networks & Interviewing Skills
Ethical Decision Making
Teamwork and Collaboration
All workshops are one or two hours in length and will be conducted by skilled and trained professionals from the greater Santa Ana area and SAC community. The mission of SLI is to provide essential leadership skills development so that graduates can build from this core foundation and apply these skills in their college and future professional careers. Click HERE
to watch a video overview of the program as well as student testimonials.
Congratulations to the 55 graduates of
SLI Class of 2017
Benefits for Participants
ACQUIRE the building blocks to effective leadership
UNDERSTAND how to have meaningful interactions with a diverse group of people
LEARN techniques to communicate effectively
ENHANCE important life skills
with current students, faculty, staff, and professionals from the community
SUPPLEMENT your in-class education with out-of-class experiences
Expectations of Participants
ATTEND both days from 8-5:30pm
BE on time or early each day
ACTIVELY participate in and take all 9 workshops
DEMONSTRATE respectful and cooperative behavior at all times
ATTEND the official awards banquet ceremony on April 16 2018 from 5-8:30pm at CSUF to receive your certificate
- Currently enrolled at SAC
Committed to developing your leadership skills while playing an active role in each seminar, listening carefully, and demonstrating excellent behavior
Committed to being punctual and completing the
entire two day institute.
Committed to looking very sharp and dressing professionally
Committed to not only completing the two day leadership institute at SAC but also committed to attending the closing banquet at CSUF on Monday, April 16th, 2018 from 5:00pm-8:30pm.
SLI Advisory Board Members, 2017-2018
Friday & Saturday, March 9th & 10th, 8am-5:30pm
Check back later to see the complete list of workshops.
How to Apply
Apply online beginning January 8, 2018.
Deadline to complete: February 22, 2018 at 5pm.
Santa Ana College
Student Leadership Institute (SLI)
Office of Student Life
1530 W. 17th St. VL-108
Santa Ana, CA 92706