Our Programs

Student Life offers students a range of leadership, mentorship, volunteer and community service-learning programs.

Enhance your education through mentorship, and working with a variety of communities on-campus, in Manitoba, and internationally!

 

Leadership

Emerging Leader Award - An important way to recognize student leaders who make outstanding contributions to the university and our community. Applications will be open around November 2017.

Student Leadership Development Program-I: Individual Leadership - Two-part series of workshops that will help you explore theories and perspectives and develop a skill set to be a more effective leader on and off campus.

Student Leadership Development Program-II: Collaborative Leadership - Two-part series of workshops that will help you explore theories and perspectives and develop a skill set to be a more effective leader on and off campus.

Student Leadership Facilitator-in-Training Program - Upon completion of the Student Leadership Development Program I and II, you will be elible to become a student facilitator.

Student Leadership Summit - A summit to showcase all the students involved in a leadership capacity within the campus or Winnipeg community.

 

Mentorship & Volunteering

New Student Peer Mentorship Program - Be an upper-year Mentor for an first year new student at the University of Manitoba and help them with their transition into university life.

University of Manitoba Volunteer Program - A chance to meet new people, gain skills, and give back to the university community by supporting university events and activities.

 

Community Service-Learning


Alternative Reading Week Winnipeg
 - A week-long program that introduces students to the work done by non-profit organizations in Winnipeg. Offered in partnership with UMSU.

Northern & International Programs - A selection of rewarding international opportunities to work with communities needing assistance.

Poverty Awareness and Community Action Workshop - An experiential learning activity that uses role play and discussion to deepen awareness of the impacts of poverty and social welfare systems.

Praxis: Service-Learning for Social Change - A student-led service-learning group serving the Winnipeg community. Praxis members learn about social justice through discussion, volunteer service and project work.

 

Visit Leadership, Mentorship, and Community Service-Learning to learn more!