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Student Leadership Academy

Vision: The Leadership Academy will empower students through the development of leadership skills and encourage students to approach leadership and engagement through many types of civic engagement: from politics, to community organizing,to volunteering, to being a good neighbor.

Mission: The Leadership Academy intends to further students’ intellectual, personal, and professional development through co-curricular programs, services, and workshops that are designed to provide purposeful, challenging, experiential, and reflective learning opportunities. The Office of Student Life at Los Angeles City College models inclusive learning by guiding students to engage in and integrate their in-class and out-of-class learning. Through these efforts we strive to enhance their leadership identity, community involvement, and commitment to social responsibility in order to build the leaders of today and tomorrow.

Cohort Size: 50

Time: 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM; 8 weekly meetings


Workshop Topics:

  • March 6, 2019: Teamwork
  • March 13, 2019: Identity Development
  • March 20, 2019: Communication
  • March 27, 2019: Professionalism
  • April 10, 2019: Civic Engagement
  • April 17, 2019: Ethics in Leadership
  • April 24, 2019: Leadership Development
  • May 1, 2019: Capstone Project

Apply Here: LACC Leadership Academy Application

Application Opens: February 20, 2019

For more information please visit the Office of Student Life in SU 219

Phone: (323) 953-4000 EXT. 2450


 Contact Us

Armineh Dereghishian
Student Union 219
(323) 953-4000 ext. 2450

 Office Hours

Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 6pm
Friday: 8:30am - 4pm

Los Angeles City College | 855 N. Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles California 90029


Phone: 323.953.4000


Emergency: 323.953.2911