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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Apply for Student Leadership Retreat

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

Attend a Leadership U Event!

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

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.

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.