Leadership Program Application

We invite all interested students to apply for a leadership position in the International Leadership Program! We are looking for highly motivated and involved students, who are looking for opportunities to gain leadership skills and experience.

Benefits for International Student Leaders include:  

  • Leadership skills development
  • Public speaking training and experience
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Letters of recommendation for future employers/graduate school, as requested, pending performance
  • Paid opportunity

Eligibility Requirements include:·        

  • Be a current student in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at SMU (can be international or a globally minded student passionate about helping international students)
  • Have a cumulative 2.75 GPA or higher
  • Be in good standing with the university
  • Be motivated to learn and engage with the SMU community
  • Have strong communication skills
  • Availability to attend International Leader Training and all orientation dates 
  • Commitment to the duration of the 2022-2023 IL Program year 

For questions on the International Student Leadership Program please contact Kelly Garcia at kellyg@smu.edu