Passport to Leadership

Passport To Leadership - CSUDH

Are You Looking to Further Develop Your Leadership Skills and

Gain Experiences to Become Career Ready?

Join Passport to Leadership Today!


CSUDH students ~ Are you interested in deepening your knowledge of the topic of leadership, as well as gaining practical skills to help you become a more effective leader in college and after you graduate?

In the Passport to Leadership program, you will select from an array of leadership workshops:  seminars, off-campus retreats, conferences, service projects, student club and organization workshops, and unique campus initiatives - all thoughtfully designed to help you foster your leadership development.  

Passport to Leadership is open to any CSUDH student at any class level.  It takes approximately 8 months to complete the program.

  • For 2017, all EOP / ETE students should have completed the 4 Core Workshops throughout their Summer Bridge program.  

Participation in these activities will be tracked by departments and the Office of Student Life. Credit will be documented under your PATH on Toro Link. 


To earn a certificate and medal, students must complete the following requirements:

  Core Workshops (All 4 required)

  1. Introduction to Leadership
  2. How to Succeed in College
  3. Career Essentials
  4. Diversity and Inclusion

  Elective Workshops (any 5):

Electives vary per semester.  Workshops include the following but not limited to: Public Speaking, Ethics, Conflict Resolution, and Communicating Effectively, etc.

  Service Component (5 hours):

Participants are required to complete a minimum of 5 hours of applied leadership through service. These hours can be completed by volunteering in various ways:

  • A non-profit organization
  • Through on campus events
  • Through a student organization

  Next Steps to participate in Passport to Leadership:

  1. Go to Toro Link and find the Passport to Leadership page under the Organizations tab
  2. Click on the "Join" button
  3. Start attending workshops
  4. Find out your progress by clicking on your initial on the upper right hand corner of the home page of Toro Link and click on PATHS under the menu
  5. All Passport workshops are listed under the events tab

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