ECU Leads provides an integrative learning experience through academic coursework, civic engagement, and campus involvement that enriches students’ understanding of inclusion, leadership, and service within a global community.
Students in the ECU Leads program will:
•Enroll in the Leadership Studies minor
•Be recognized for involvement on campus
•Build community with a cohort of students
•Develop relationships with campus mentors
ECU Leads is intended as a three-year, multi-stage program integrating co-curricular learning, curricular learning, and experiential learning. The program is built on ECU’s leadership definition that leadership is a relational process of inspiring, empowering, and influencing positive change. The program supports the university’s mission to be a national model for student success, public service, and regional transformation.