Student Leadership and Involvement Center

AS Elections 2014

Associated Students is the student governing body representing the voice of the undergraduate student body population. If you are driven and seek to create a positive change on campus, and are a freshman, sophomore, or junior with a 2.5 GPA or above, these AS positions – both elected and appointed – might be for you. Read More.

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Welcome to the Student Leadership and Involvement Center, affectionately known as the SLIC! If you are interested in getting involved, making meaningful connections, and learning about leadership, this is the place for you!

The SLIC oversees the areas of student activities, leadership development, student organizations, Welcome Week, and Fraternity and Sorority Life. Through the SLIC, you can get connected to over 140 Student Organizations, Associated Students, Torero Program Board, Fraternity and Sorority Life. The SLIC also provides resources for event planning and leadership trainings on how to better lead a group and affect change. Areas such as the Creative Zone and Student Involvement and Information Desk can help with marketing, team building, event planning support and involvement opportunities. Finally, for all Faculty/Staff/Administrator advisors, use the SLIC's Advisor resources to help enhance and enrich the student leader experience. 

Summer Graduate Internship Experience- Due March 14

Graduate Internship experience with SLIC and Residential Life. Review the Job Description. A cover letter and resume are due by March 14.

SLIC Goes Global: Ghana

Who: Any USD student ready to learn from an immersion experience
When: May 30-June 12, 2014
Where: Ghana, West Africa
Why: Because social justice and sustainability are at the core of Ghana right now. Students will learn from community experiences, volunteering, visits to E-waste sites, visit to Cape Coast. Cost: $3200
Learn more about the agency and location at: http://www.crossculturalsolutions.org/destinations/ghana/volta-region

The application must be completed and returned to the SIID by March 24 at 5pm.

Create your account on Torero Orgs (Register and Browse Student Organizations)

If you are a USD Student, create your account now at: Torero Orgs

Club/Organization Space Reservation/Event Registration:

For Clubs or Organizations interested in reserving space on campus for your event or meeting, complete your EvR.

List of Clubs and Organizations:

Torero Orgs has a list of Clubs and Organizations, contact information, and upcoming events.

Learning Outcomes for SLIC:

Recognizing that learning exists throughout involvement opportunities, the Student Leadership and Involvement Center (SLIC) has established Student Learning Objectives (SLOs). SLOs are used to facilitate student learning and development, which will be accomplished through a variety of programs and services offered through the SLIC.

The following SLOs are intended to represent opportunities for student learning and growth following their engagement and experiences.

Student Learning Objectives*

  • Intellectual Growth
  • Leadership
  • Cultural Awareness
  • Social Responsibility
  • Interpersonal Interactions
  • Sense of Self
  • Communication
  • Career Development
  • Placemaking

Our Location:

Our offices are in the Student Life Pavilion, Level 3. Stop by to speak with an advisor, use a computer or lounge, collaborate with student leaders, discover ways to get involved, visit the Creative Zone, or just hang out with friends!

SLIC on Twitter

  • Come to USD's Movie Night @ Plaza Mayor/ 8pm for Ride Along @torerolife @USDSIID

    April 11, 2014

  • Go to the Plaza Mayor at 7pm for the Take Back the Night event! 1 in 3 women are sexually abused in their lifetime. Support the women! 👩👵👭

    April 8, 2014