Your Guide to Leadership Development at UT Tyler
Patriots Lead is a program that allows you to earn points toward a leadership certificate. Through participation in leadership, service, cultural/global, and other events you can work your way to being recognized for all of your co-curricular activities while attending UT Tyler. The Office of Leadership & Service will aid you in finding programs/events that interest you and will help you develop and sharpen skills that will benefit you in your academic, personal, and professional life.
PATRIOTS LEAD CERTIFICATES
Servant Leadership Certificate: This particular track has a strong emphasis on community service. In order to earn the Servant Leadership Certificate you will need to earn 35 points for leadership events, 50 points for community service, 10 points for cultural/global events, and 5 points for miscellaneous events/activities.
Global Leadership Certificate: This particular track has a strong emphasis on global engagement. In order to earn the Global Leadership Certificate you will need to earn 40 points for cultural/global events, 30 points of community service, 25 points for leadership events, and 5 points for miscellaneous events/activities.
Please note that 1 point is equivalent to 1 hour of event participation.
Click here to register with the Patriots Lead program and select your leadership certificate track. After you register the Office of Leadership & Service will contact you about how you can get started in earning points.
You can start tracking all of your activities here. If at any time you have a questions about how to log your participation, what counts for points, or anything else, please don't hesitate to contact us. A member of the Leadership & Service team is happy to assist you through email, phone calls, or even one-on-one meetings to help you log your information.
Not only will you be earning a leadership development certificate through the Office of Leadership & Service, but you will be actively engaging in your leadership development. This program will allow for you to understand how you have grown as a leader. While you are participating in the program you will have access to awesome events, be given a report of all of your activities once you complete, receive information about scholarships, and be able to request letters of recommendations. And this is just the beginning.
If you have any questions about the program please do not hesitate to contact us.