Leadership U empowers students to discover and enhance their authentic inner-leader through peer discussion, activity and support. A department within Student Activities, Leadership U offers a variety of programs open to all Minnesota State Mankato students.

Contact Us


Student Activities Office
173 Centenial Student Union
Mankato MN, 56001

Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.




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Join A Student Board

There are a number of high functioning student boards on campus at Mankato State. Those student boards are featured here.

Leadership Toolbox

A resource with various media files of 5 minutes or less in length that cover different leadership topics.

Recognize a Student Leader on Campus

Nominate a Leader on Campus - Minnesota State Mankato What is the leadership awards? The Leadership Awards is an annual program hosted by Student Activities where the campus community are invited to nominate students and/or staff for an award.

Apply for Student Leadership Retreat

Student Activities hosts an annual student leadership retreat at Camp Omega in Janesville, MN. Students interested in attending can apply here.

Attend a Leadership U Workshop

Leadership U, a Student Activities program, hosts leadership workshops for students on Tuesday's each week. Learn more about the workshop structure and topics here.

Leadership U Student Board

Leadership U has a student board that assists in the planning and implementation for the weekly workshops. Learn who those students are here.

Leadership U Events

The Leadership U program in Student Activities hosts weekly workshops, retreats, and award ceremonies. Learn more about these programs here.