Leadership Development

You will sharpen your leadership skills through our partnerships with businesses, government and organizations along with classroom initiatives, co-curricular activities, project-based learning and service projects.

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Get involved to develop skills and become a dynamic leader, both personally and professionally.


Discover programs and services that support your leadership development, cultivate seamless learning experiences and promote engagement in meaningful co-curricular activities.

Make an Impact

Student Organization Conference

NCCU recognizes over 100 student organizations that offer opportunities for a wide range of student interests so that you can find your niche and have opportunities to explore your personal interests.

Explore Opportunities

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The Division of Student Affairs aims to be the leader in providing comprehensive and innovative co-curricular experiences that enhance and enrich your development as a student.

Find Your Fit


It's great to see students' personalities change if they come in as reserved and not very confident, and I can see how they become articulate, outgoing and confident in their abilities. It's rewarding to see diverse students from rural communities beat the odds.

Dr. Carla Oldham
Associate Research Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, BRITE

Story Highlights

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Stories of Promise

This promise is central to our vision for you. Check out our collection of stories from other Eagles who are living the Eagle Promise.

3 Eagle Sisters

Education Is the Path to Leadership: Three Eagle Sisters

"As African American women coming from the farm and walking onto this campus, there’s a family feel here, and it teaches you things you wouldn’t have known because you get to meet a variety of people with different backgrounds and you learn to accept them for who they are."