Leadership Programs

We provide opportunities for interaction, service, and personal development to all LU students. We want to be an integral part of your Cardinal experience!

Apply for These Leadership & Service Teams

LU Lead is looking for students who are dedicated to growing as leaders in their organizations and in the LU community! LU Lead includes weekly sessions, meetings with a student mentor, and community service.

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Join the Cardinal Orientation Team! CoTeam members are current LU students who help new students have a fun and successful Orientation. The CoTeam works closely with new students and their families to welcome them to LU.

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Make plans now to join the Office of Civic Engagement as we head out to Alternative Spring Break! Alternative Spring Break is an all-expenses paid, volunteer service project held during Spring Break each year.

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Welcome Back Week

Every Fall and Spring, we host a week full of games, food, and fun to welcome all LU students back to school!
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New Student Orientation

Every journey begins with a single step, and Orientation is your first step towards graduation!
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Service and Civic Engagement

Through partnerships with local non-profits, we empower students to be active citizens through volunteering and service learning.
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Parent and Family Programs

Parents and families are an important key to student success! Join us for Family Day and more!
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Student Leadership Conference

Dynamic speakers, targeted workshops, and leadership development seminars make this an event you don't want to miss!
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Student Convocation, held each August, is your formal introduction to life at Lamar. Led by LU President Dr. Jaime Taylor, Convocation is an opportunity to plan your future at LU!
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