University of Wisconsin–Madison

About CfLI

The Center for Leadership & Involvement (CfLI) assists students in intentionally connecting with the far ranging opportunities that exist throughout campus, including student organizations, the Fraternity & Sorority community and many others.  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.

Mission:

To cultivate and engage students through practical leadership skill development and involvement experiences.

Vision:

Aspiring to be the premier center for integrated leadership development and involvement resources for all students.

CfLI Strategic Priorities FY 17-19

Annual Report FY16

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CONTACT US

716 Langdon Street

3rd Flood Red Gym

Madison, WI 53706

Email: cfli@studentlife.wisc.edu

Phone: 608-263-0365

 

Office Hours:

10:00am-6:00pm (Academic Year)

9:00am-5:00pm(Academic Breaks/Summer)

Core Departmental Values

Intentional Learning through Experience

We promote student development by challenging and supporting individuals through purposeful engagement and reflection to achieve learning outcomes that are transferrable to other contexts.

Inclusive Collaboration

We strive to create a culture of openness, respect, and enthusiasm that generates valuable campus–wide partnerships enabling all constituents to work towards accomplishing common goals.

Socio-Cultural Awareness

We promote diverse learning opportunities that spark exploration and action on critical issues of social justice.

Student Centered

We understand that our common purpose is to promote balanced involvement in developmental opportunities that enhance students’ unique connection to the University.

Integrity & Accountability

We are committed to making strategic decisions based on research and data collection, while taking responsibility for the impact of our actions.

Quality Programs & Services

We are dedicated to providing valuable out of the classroom learning experiences for students that produce a measurable and meaningful impact.

Annual CfLI Events

Fall Semester Events


Fall Student Organization Fair

  • Takes place in early to mid September
  • Held at the Kohl Center
  • Features 400+ student organizations

RSO Advisor Orientations

  • 2-3 sessions throughout the semester
  • Held in various campus rooms

Panhellenic Sorority Fall Recruitment

Leadership Certificate Orientations

  • Held in September or early October
  • Explains the requirements of the Leadership Certificate Program

Wisconsin Singers On-Campus Show

Leadership Certificate Reception

  • Held in December
  • Honors the Fall Leadership Certificate Recipients

Spring Semester Events


Spring Student Organization Fair

  • Takes place in late January or early February
  • Held at the Kohl Center
  • Features 300+ student organizations

Leadership Certificate Orientations

  • Held in February or March
  • Explains the requirements of the Leadership Certificate

All Campus Leadership Conference

  • Hosted by the Student Leadership Program (SLP)
  • Held in February
  • Features a keynote speaker and multiple sessions focusing on leadership development topics

The Buckys

  • Hosted by the Student Leadership Program (SLP)
  • Held in April
  • Recognizes contributions of registered student organizations and individual students

Leadership Certificate Reception

  • Held in May
  • Honors the Spring Leadership Certificate Recipients