Equipping leaders at Northwestern

Northwestern offers over 200 leadership positions for students.

Make an impact

Each position is a learning opportunity, an opportunity for students to not only lead among their peers, but also to be prepared to lead after graduation. Student leaders at Northwestern are being equipped to impact the world.

Leadership awards

Every year, Northwestern offers approximately 50 leadership awards to new incoming students who demonstrate exceptional leadership potential. You could be one of them!

Candidates commit to full participation in Northwestern's Leadership Development Program to increase their leadership impact.


You can lead!

Student leaders serve in these and many other areas at Northwestern:

  • Residence Life
  • Student Government
  • Local Outreach
  • Global Outreach
  • Worship
  • Student Ministries
  • Student Activities