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Leadership Institutes


Fall Leadership Institute: September 15, 2018

Spring Leadership Institute: TBA

Registration for the 2018 Fall Leadership Institute is now closed. Please check back for more information on the 2019 Spring Leadership Institute.

About the Program

The Leadership Institute is a one-day, on-campus professional conference that is offered in the Fall and Spring semesters. It teaches practical leadership skills which can be applied to your future career. Students participate in breakout sessions, a reception, and learn from a keynote speaker.

Skills Learned

The Leadership Institutes cover topics such as:

  • Running an effective meeting
  • Communicating effectively
  • Setting goals
  • Working with others
  • Ethical decision making
  • Empowering others
  • Emotional intelligence

Who Should Attend

The program is open to all UTA students. Whether you are just starting to develop your leadership skills or wanting to hone them, this conference will unlock and enhance your leadership potential. Please note, the attire is business casual.


The cost to attend is $20, which includes breakfast, lunch, and general program costs. For the Fall Leadership Institue, payments must be made in full by Monday, September 10th in order to attend. To pay, come by the Follett Student Leadership Center in UC180A on Tuesdays and Fridays from 8am-11am and 2pm-5pm.

Cancellation Policy

Once registered, students must pay the registration fee by the deadline in order to attend the Leadership Institute. The fee is a subsidized cost to students which covers the participant's breakfast, lunch, and general program costs. Students who do not show up or cancel after the payment deadline will not receive a refund under any circumstances.

Students with disabilities

If you need accommodations to participate in the Leadership Institute, contact (817) 272-9220 or at least 5 days prior to the event.