Student Engagement and Leadership enhances and furthers student engagement in co-curricular activities at West Virginia University. Our office provides programming, mentorship, and support which promotes retention and success of our students.
Student Engagement and Leadership Has So Much to Offer
Introducing the SOLD (Student Organization Leadership Development) series of workshops! The next workshop will be scheduled soon. For details email Thanh.Le@mail.wvu.edu.
Student Government Association
Want to get involved? This is your chance to make a difference. SGA is where student leaders are making a difference and having an impact on their campus every day. Student Government is a great way to become engaged with the campus.
It is very important to complete an officer update form with our office. If you are not updated you lose privileges and will not be able to reserve meeting space or apply for an SGA grant. It’s important for our office to be aware of any changes in the status of your advisor. Each organization is required to have an advisor in place. Here’s a link to the electronic version: http://wvu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3mxPcri1j2OvOCN. You can email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
Calling all sophomores, juniors, and seniors! Do you consider yourself a leader? Do you love WVU? From Student Engagement and Leadership, Mountaineer Leadership Education, Action, and Development (M-LEAD) will be holding the Freshman Leadership Program for selected freshman during the Spring semester. Each group of freshman will have a mentor to guide their leadership development through team-building exercises, introspective activities, and thought-provoking conversations. This is where we need you! Apply to be a mentor for the Freshman Leadership Program! Link: https://goo.gl/forms/yITdWXKax0AqHvwh1. The deadline to apply is Nov. 6.
WVU has made efforts to assist students who face hunger. Students are welcome to come to the Student Engagement office to visit The Rack. Additionally, all community resources listed are open to all WVU students. Here is a list of resources – please print and share.
Student Engagement Digital Signage
Student organizations can now post digital signage on the information stations. Students can email files to email@example.com to be uploaded.
Student Engagement Website Request form
If your organization doesn’t have a website, please log on and request one!
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Include your group’s name and the time, date, attendance, and contact information for your event.
For a classroom space, please email email@example.com, call 293-4397, or stop by our office in the Mountainlair. All requests must be submitted 48 hours in advance for a classroom.
Tips for Successful Organizations
Here is a list of suggestions to keep your organization on track and have a successful semester! Please print and share.
Please note that any recognized student organization planning on international travel must register with the WVU Office of International Programs.
PR Suggestions for Student Orgs
Here are some suggestions for all student orgs to help them get the word out about their organizations events and meetings. Aside from participating in student org fairs there are many other ways to help publicize your clubs.
Trademark Licensing & Student Orgs
Everything you need to know about the correct use of the WVU trademarks can be found here. If your student organization wants to have t-shirts printed this year please refer to the steps included in the student groups section.
Stansbury Gym Reservation Policy
- All student organizations must make reservations through our office.
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a date.
- On Friday the gym can be rented between 4pm to 12am (max of 3 hours)
- On Saturday the gym may be rented from 8am to 12am (max 3 hours)
- On Sunday the gym may be rented from 8am to 4pm (max 3 hours)
- The rental cost is $50 per hour
- Failure to comply with any of these policies may result in loss of privileges.