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In this 16-week course taught by university professors and community leaders, you will learn the fundamentals of community engagement, access resources, and enhance your leadership capacity.


Leaders completing this course earn 3 Continue Education Credits from the University of Utah at only $50 (market value: $1,000)

Available every Spring Semester in English and Spanish.

All classes are taught in person once a week for 3 hours. 

16 weeks

spring semester january - april


3 Credits

English & SPanish


framing community issues

leadership in the community


meeting management


inclusive leadership

grant writing

marketing & social media

public speaking

Start your leadership journey today! 


Mission, vision, and values


Networking and Resources

Board Governance

Grant Writing

Finance Basics

Civic Engagement

Project Execution

Marketing and Social Media


Leaders will learn how to connect and utilize community resources through involvement with the community and University

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Leaders will build leadership skills & become confident in their individual ability lead


Leaders collaborate as a group to apply their skills to a grassroots community-led project


Leaders gain a clear understanding of the Westside Leadership Institute partnership and its resources

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