Welcome to the Department of Student Leadership and Service (SLS) at Kennesaw State University

The Department of Student Leadership and Service (SLS) organizes and implements co-curricular and extra-curricular leadership development programs to help students increase their awareness of self and others, their understanding of complex social challenges, and their ability to engage with their campus and communities. SLS programs and activities expand learning beyond the classroom, enriching the development of core competencies such as critical self-reflection, problem-solving, collaboration, communication, self-management, and civic responsibility, and enhancing students’ ability to be successful in their personal, academic, and professional endeavors. Students participating in SLS programs and activities develop their personal capacity to serve others and engage with real world problems.

Core programs and activities include but are not limited to:

  • Peer Leading
  • Odyssey Peer Mentoring
  • Engaged Owl Leaders
  • Owl Leadership Fellows
  • Volunteerism
  • Alternative Breaks
  • Service Saturdays
  • Day of Service
  • Constitution Week
  • Leadership Academies for Student Government Association, Registered Student Organizations, Inclusive Academy Learners, and other student groups and organizations throughout the university