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The Office of Student Affairs partners with staff, faculty, and community leaders to develop a variety of leadership development opportunities for students, including the following programs:

Leadership Consultations

Individual Leaders, Small Groups, and Organization Development

The staff of the Office of Student Affairs is available for developmental help with individual student leaders, with small groups of leaders, and with entire student organizations. These sessions could help resolve issues about ideas, concerns, and/or challenges the leader or group faces with their role(s) within their student organization.

To make an appointment, please contact Erin O'Malley by email or call 412.578.8774.

Organization President's Council

This group of leadership peers meets regularly to discuss the happenings, opportunities, and challenges of leadership and to collaboratively plan events, seek funding, and promote events and opportunities for involvement. 

For more information, please contact Erin O'Malley at 412.578.8774 or the Student Government Association at 412.578.6573.

Student Organization Officer and Event Training

Each semester, the Office of Student Affairs offers training to new leaders about planning and staging events on campus, identifying funding, and recruiting members.  

For more information, please contact Erin O'Malley at 412.578.8774.

Off-Campus Conferences

Throughout the year, the Office of Student Affairs, Student Government Association, and academic departments offer opportunities for student leaders to attend conferences both locally and nationally. Watch for announcements on myPortal or check in with the Office of Student Affairs for more information.