How Will You Lead?

Catholic U Leadership offers different opportunities for students to develop and enhance their leadership ability. Whether you're discovering your leadership potential or looking to bolster existing skills,Catholic U Leadership programs will develop the knowledge and confidence you need to soar.

Are you ready to lead? Join us at our programs, for the 2019-2020 academic year!


Catholic U Leadership - Academy

During the 2019-2020 academic year, Catholic U Leadership will provide a host of seminars, once each month, geared towards growing the knowledge, understanding, and skills of all the Catholic University of America students. Stay tuned for more updates as the semester gets underway!

Catholic U Leadership - Conference

The CatholicU Leadership Conference is a day long event that allows students an opportunity to learn about leadership in many different settings. Conference participants will have the opportunity to attend a keynote speaker session, breakout sessions, interactive table discussions, and more. Stay tuned for what's coming March 28th 2020.

Cultural Leadership Retreat

Cultural Leadership Retreat is a day-long event that allows students the opportunity to explore leadership through a cultural lens. Each retreat is centered around a specific theme, complete with group sessions that seek to build community, foster leadership skills, and create an environment of encounter and inclusion among Catholic University of America students. The Cultural Leadership Retreat is held in collaboration withthe Center for Cultural Engagement during the fall semester.

Cardinal Leadership Celebration

The Cardinal Leadership Celebration is the University's annual award ceremony which seeks to recognize the accomplishments of Catholic University students who have distinguished themselves in the areas of leadership, scholarship, and service both on campus and within the local community. In addition to fulfilling the unique criteria of each award, the recipients also demonstrate a commitment to the distinct mission and purpose of The Catholic University of America. There are 19 total awards for which students can be nominated for including general nominations, class specific nominations, and graduate student specific nominations. This year's celebration will be held on April 28th, 2020.