Whether you’re just starting, or graduation is on the horizon, take advantage of these leadership experiences that are guaranteed to leave you with a network of support, polished professionalism, self-awareness, & a portfolio to boast about on interviews!
Why Get Involved in Leadership
When actions speak louder than words
What We're About
First-year Alternative Break
Seeking Success Series
Peer Leadership Mentors
Backpack to Briefcase Workshops
Real Talk Summit
Digital Leadership Week
Why You Should Get Involved
Employers expect these skills from new professionals, along with demonstrated anecdotes of how you apply them.
Demonstrated Leadership Experience
Public Speaking & Professionalism
Critical Thinking & Confidence
Initiative & Problem-Solving
Empathy & Perspective
Gain these skills and more through hands-on learning, intentional development, and initiatives with the Leadership Department.
How To Get Started
Become a Rutgers Leader Today!
“Being involved in the Leadership Department changed my life. I’ve made lasting connections, developed more skills than I could have imagined that made me a competitive candidate post-graduation, and had the opportunity to create innovative programming that allowed me to leave my mark at Rutgers.” – MK, 2015