The Institute™ by Leadershape®

The Institute™ by LeaderShape®  is a nationally-recognized six-day, five-night, leadership development program that takes place over winter-break at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. At The Institute, participants learn how to lead with integrity through a variety of fun and educational experiences. They will create a vision for change focused on their organizations and an action plan designed to assist them in effectively implementing their vision and goals.

2017 Program Dates: January 8-13, 2017

Interested in Applying? Applications are now LIVE! Applications are due by Monday October 24th, 2016 by 11:00pm.

Want to learn more about the Institute and the application process, attend an Informational Session:

  • Tuesdasy, October 4th, from 5:30-6:30pm--Greg Hall 307
  • Thursday, October 6th, from 6:00-7:00pm--Bruce Nesbitt African American Cultural Center
  • Wednesday, October 12th from 7:30-8:30pm--Greg Hall 307
  • Thursday, October 13th from 7:00-8:00pm--Greg Hall 311

For more information about Leadershape, contact the Illinois Leadership Center at 217-333-0604 or