Sophomore Leadership Program

This program focuses on improving team and community leadership skills, and on setting the foundation of your career. You become more engaged both within the campus and wider communities through a series of online workshops and events with your other upper-year students.

Student and Mentor conversation

Professional Mentorship

The Sophomore Leadership Program also gives students the opportunity to develop a mentorship relationship with a professional in your area of interest, assisting you in developing your career vision and professional contacts.


What can I expect? Joining the Sophomore Leadership Program provides the opportunity to improve your leadership and employability skills, contribute to the community, and foster connections with upper-year students and professionals in your field. 

How will I participate? For the fall semester, SLP will be offered mainly in an online format that allows you to easily access these opportunities from the comfort of your computer. 

Who can apply? All second-year and higher students at UCalgary.

When does it take place? SLP runs from September to April each year.

Application details

Applications for the Sophomore Leadership Program will open in late spring.

If you have any questions about the program, please email