Student Leadership Development Program

Student Life and Housing and Residential Life

Primary Contacts:
Kimberly Butka, Director of Housing and Residential Life; Qiana Perrean Smith, Assistant Director of Housing and Residential Life; Jessie L. Hurse, II, Director of Student Life; Sara Maynard, Director of Greek Life; Dillon Thorne, Club Sports Coordinator

Contact E-mails:,,,,

Primary Contact Phone:
810-237-6571; 810-762-3431

Program Website:

Fall and Winter semesters (for 2012-2013 academic year)

Every other Friday, 1:00-2:30 pm

UM-Flint students

Program Description:
The Student Leadership Development Program is designed for 8 weeks per semester. Student participants are required to attend each scheduled session. In addition, students must also meet the following requirements:

  • Students must fill out and submit a Commitment Statement
  • Have an cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Attend the Student Leadership Retreat in September
  • Commit to a recognized student organization on campus.
  • Participate and/or attend a cultural experience each semester
  • Work on a group project involving the mission and value statements of the university