Welcome to CfLI at UW-Madison

The Center for Leadership & Involvement (CfLI) assists students in intentionally connecting with the far ranging opportunities that exist throughout campus, including student organizations. As a Center we offer leadership programming that supports students in making meaning of these experiences and in developing leadership capacity – the ability to affect positive change.

CfLI Operations

Our dedicated student employees and professional staff are eager to help!


Red Gym (3rd Floor):
Mon – Fri: 9:30 am – 4:30 pm

Student Activities Center (3rd Floor), 333 East Campus Mall:

Sun – Th: 10:00am – 10:00pm

Fri – Sat: 10:00am – 8:00pm

Schedule an appointment with us!

Phone: 608-263-0365 | Emailcfli@studentaffairs.wisc.edu

CfLI Highlights

RSO Resource Open House

The Resource Open House intends to connect RSO leaders with benefit providers from across campus and throughout the community. More than 20 providers participate in this event each year to bring a wide range of resources, services, and opportunities

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Wisconsin Welcome App

Download the Wisconsin Welcome App to find out about events and activities that can help you get connected, become involved, and develop your leadership potential at UW.

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WI Experience Grant (WEG)

CfLI sponsors the WI Experience Grant, a grant supporting educational events by student organizations that are free and open to students and have potential for campus wide impact. Applications are due on the 1st and 15th during the academic year.

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Equity Strategic Action Plan

CfLI is committed to doing our part to build inclusion and belonging for all at UW-Madison, including addressing racism and dismantling systems of oppression, especially within our programs and services. Our ESAP addresses how we will do this.

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Quick Links to CfLI Services

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