Position Yourself for the Future
Explore a new way of thinking and find a path to a bright future by becoming a leader at Purdue Fort Wayne. You will discover unique learning opportunities that are designed to position you for a rewarding leadership role in your chosen career path. Our level-specific programs are specially designed to support your progress as you advance from introductory leadership concepts to workforce preparedness.
Whether it’s a retreat or a community activity you are interested in, you have plenty of ways to develop your leadership skills at Purdue Fort Wayne. Take the lead of a group today!
You can develop leadership skills through the many opportunities available on campus. With a focus on development of leadership skills, we offer several leadership programs, retreats, and workshops throughout the year!
Connecting current students with alumni/friends of the university that share similar career and postgraduate interests to establish a mentoring relationship that will explore professional and personal development for the mentee and mentor.
Freshmen Leadership Retreat
If you are one of the first 50 freshmen that sign up for the Freshman Leadership Retreat, you’ll have the opportunity to learn more about yourself and others, connect to your university, experience diversity, and have fun in the process.
Emerging Leaders Retreat
Be one of the first 40 sophomores or juniors that sign up to participate in this full day retreat that will focus on building and recognizing leadership skills and making a bucket list to accomplish at PFW.
Senior Leadership Experience
Prepare for life after college during the Senior Leadership Experience. You’ll provide and receive constructive feedback, learn about group dynamics and peer mediation. You’ll also transition the implementation of leadership skills into community leadership and focus on career leadership strategies, job search, and service on community boards.