Office of Student Leadership Development

ASCEND is the pivotal leadership development program for the next generation of campus leaders. Congratulations to our newly selected Fall 2017 cohort! Effective leadership is an art. These one-hour sessions address the topics of Motivation, Communication, Prioritization, Feedback, and Accountability in leadership. Interviews for TEDx 2017 are currently being conducted. Thank you to everyone who applied to spread their Idea Worth Sharing! Our premiere leadership development program for sophomores and transfer students. Interviews for Fall 2017 are currently underway! Thank you to all who attended the 2017 VALE ceremony, and congratulations to all of this year\'s winning Individuals and Student Organizations!


The Office of Student Leadership Development (OSLD) at Vanderbilt would like to extend a warm welcome. Our office is dedicated to fostering leadership development for all students who desire to engage in lifelong learning. We encourage you to stop by our office in Sarratt 339 and get to know us. Whether you want to meet to have a conversation about leadership theory, personal development, your path to success or simply have a conversation about your day, we welcome you with open arms. If you have any questions, ideas or know how we can be of assistance, please feel free to contact us. Also, check out our 2017-2018 Leadership at Vanderbilt undergraduate leadership guide here

Office of Student Leadership Development
Sarratt Student Center | Room 339
P: (615) 343-0048