How to Apply to the Student Leadership Institute

The application can be found at https://esc.formstack.com/forms/sli_application_2020.

You are also required to have one reference for your application. The reference form can be found at https://esc.formstack.com/forms/ref_letter_sli_2020. Please feel free to share this link with your reference.

Eligibility Requirements

  • must be a matriculated student of Empire State College
  • must have 2.0 cumulative G.P.A. or higher
  • must have completed at least one term with the college prior to the September 2020 term (2020FA1)

Required for the Application

  • completed application form, which includes three short essays of no more than 500 words each
  • one letter of reference from an SUNY Empire faculty or staff member
  • once all of your application materials are submitted, you will be contacted to setup a time for the required telephone interview.

Criteria for Selection

  • quality of essay
  • GPA
  • interview
  • reference letter
  • received by deadline (August 21, 2020)
  • capacity of leadership class

If you have any questions please email the Office of Student Life at Student.Leadership@esc.edu.

Contact Us

If you have questions, comments, or concerns regarding the SUNY Empire Student Leadership Institute, please feel free to contact us at any time.

Phone: 518-587-2100, ext. 2255
Address: Empire State College
Attn: ESC Student Leadership Institute
1 Union Ave
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866-4310
Email: Student.Leadership@esc.edu

Questions?

We’re here to help.

SUNY Empire State College’s Office of Student Life is a partner in your successful college experience. StudentLife@esc.edu

518-587-2100, ext. 2255