Women's Center Leadership Program

Women’s Center Leadership Program


The Women’s Center Leadership Program provides a variety of student group programs, professional development workshops and volunteer opportunities to equip you with professional development, personal empowerment, and awareness of diversity and cultural issues. In addition, you will have the opportunity to gain new perspectives and self awareness and engage in critical thinking by reflecting on your experience. 

Program Details

This program is designed for all UofL students, spans over the academic calendar and explores topics and events ranging from Resume and Leadership Skills to Self-Confidence and Owning Your Brand to Pathways Leadership Conference. Participants self-select their programs to accommodate their schedule, personal interests and professional goals.

How do I earn the certificate for the Women’s Center Leadership Program?

Upon acceptance into the program, participants are required to complete the program requirements listed below by March 1, 2019.

For more information, contact the Women’s Center, womenctr@louisville.edu (502) 852- 8976.

Women's Center Leadership Program Application

To get started, submit your application here.



Program Requirements

  • Submit application. You will receive an email notifying you of your acceptance into the program.
  • Share 2 reflections at the beginning and end of participation. (Access in Resources for Participants) 

Attend 6 approved events in the following categories. A reflection must be submitted after attending each program. (Access in Resources for Participants)

  • Women’s Center/Student Group Programs (Attend at least 3)
  • Professional Development Workshops (Attend at least 2) - Women's Center, LEGACY Workshops, MORE Program
  • Volunteerism (Attend at least 1) Min. 1 hour Send a photo of you volunteering to womenctr@louisville.edu as proof
  • Attend the Women’s Center Ceremony Spring 2019

Optionally, you may also:

        • Meet with a Women's Center Staff member or
        • Participate in a mentoring/shadow experience (open to members of Women's Center student groups only)
        • Send us photos during your journey to getting your certificate to be featured on our Instagram & Facebook! Email to womenctr@louisville with a brief quote.>




How much time will I need to commit?

Your time committed will range depending on the events you choose, the time you contribute towards your reflections and if you choose to participate in the optional opportunities.

Where can I view the programs offered?

Women's Center Calendar of Events 

Orgsync Events 

Look for this logo in the Women's Center Event Calendar!  

What are the benefits of participating in this program?  

      • Gain insight and connect with like-minded students and professional leaders

      • Strengthen your leadership, interpersonal and confidence skills

      • Expand your understanding and perspective on leadership

      • Earning a certificate demonstrating to future employers your completion of the Leadership Program