U-Lead Pre-Semester Program

U-Lead 2023

u-lead-2022U-Lead is an engaging experience designed to introduce incoming students to everything their Miami experience has in store for them. U-Leaders learn about leadership through exploring values based leadership, team building activities, community engagement, and more! Participants will have time to think about extracurricular involvement and leadership opportunities so they can maximize their time at Miami! U-Leaders will form meaningful connections with peers, find leadership opportunities at Miami and explore the broader Oxford community.

Program Dates: Tuesday, August 22 to Thursday, August 24, 2023

Participant Move-In Date: Monday, August 21, 2023

Participants will learn to:

  • Recognize individual capacity for leadership and begin to develop a personal leadership style
  • Describe personal leadership definition and better recognize alternative definitions of leadership within the U-Lead group
  • Build community with peers and mentors, establishing an inclusive network to support students in their transition to Miami University
  • Consider opportunities for continued leadership development at Miami University that align with personal values

Program Cost: Participants will be responsible for paying the early arrival housing fee from Monday, August 21 to Wednesday, August 23 (3 nights). The early-arrival housing fee of $43/night will be billed to the student's Bursar account.

Registration opens on May 11 at 1 p.m. ET.