Admissions Criteria

1) Submission of a completed application form

2) A GPA of 2.75 or higher is preferred. For lower GPA's, please explain extenuating circumstances

3) Submission of a thoughtful, 500-word essay consisting of the following:
a) Referring to the GLC website, explain why you would be a good fit for the GLC program

b) Referring to the GLC website, explain what you hope to gain by being a member of the GLC. Share your thoughts on how the GLC experience will support and fit with your other college or future career interests

4) Provide a resume or brief bio-sketch (about 500 words). Explain and/or give examples of your leadership and/or international goals and/or skills

5) Completion by the applicant of an interview with a panel of GLC faculty/staff


If you prefer to submit an electronic application, please retrieve the application form below and e-mail it to

Fall 2014 Application (PDF)

Fall 2014 Application  (Word)

Admission to the Global Leadership Center is competitive and cannot be guaranteed to all students meeting the admission criteria. Admission will be considered on a rolling basis beginning fall quarter.  Students will be contacted for interviews.  Thirty students will be accepted for Fall Semester 2014. Qualified students may also be placed on a wait list pending openings.