Leadership Development


Parents and Families WkndThe Office of Student Activities sponsors several leadership programs for Penn State Behrend students.

Leadership Unlimited
Leadership Unlimited is a peer-led program that brings experiential leadership development into student organizations, student groups, and other areas of the college through the facilitation of workshops run by the students for the students.

Leadership Retreat
This two-day, interactive retreat engages and challenges students through workshops, team dynamics activities, and group discussion.

Center for Service
The Center for Service Leadership helps students to enhance their out-of-class experience and learn through involvement in organized community service experiences.  Students will also be prepared to become better leaders - serving others locally, regionally, nationally, and internationally.

Fraternity and Sorority Life
Penn State Erie is home to five fraternities and three sororities. The chapters, along with the Interfraternity Council and the Panhellenic Council, offer opportunities for students to participate in an array of educational, service, and social programs.

Welcome Week Staff
Current Penn State Behrend students are offered the opportunity to learn leadership skills by reaching out to new members of the Behrend community.  Any current students interested in joining the Welcome Week Staff should click the link to complete the application process.

Spring Leadership Conference
Each January, Penn State Behrend students and staff offer insight to what direction to take on your leadership journey. Various sessions with students and staff provide guidance and direction for your college career and future. Roundtrip transportation, Friday night lodging off campus, 3 meals and complimentary snacks, and entertainment.