Summer Leadership Institute

Grow your leadership skills, earn college credit and have a blast doing it!

The Summer Leadership Institute is an opportunity for high school juniors to attain advanced leadership skills and college credit in the summer before their senior year.

Acceptance into the Institute enrolls students in LEAD-235: Teambuilding & Leadership, a course in Olivet's leadership minor. Completion of this intensive on-campus learning experience, followed by an online component, earns students three credit hours of coursework to be used toward the leadership minor or elective credit.

The Institute is designed to equip young leaders to be visionaries, live lives of integrity and gain experience in team development, motivation and persuasion.

To register, submit a completed Institute application and required documents by June 21, 2019. The total cost for the Institute is $179 (a $1,484 value), which covers the cost of housing and meals.

The Summer Leadership Institute on-campus component begins Thursday, July 11, and ends Saturday morning, July 13.

For consideration into Olivet's Summer Leadership Institute, you should:

All pertaining documents can be submitted online or may be mailed to:

Olivet Nazarene University
Attn: Director of Admissions
One University Avenue #6005
Bourbonnais, IL 60914

For more information, call the Office of Admissions at 800-648-1463 or email

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