Fellowship Overview and Induction Requirements

Here's What to Expect

In order to be inducted into the Magis Alumni Society, fellows of the program must participate in the outlined events below. If you are interested in the program, it is imperative that you are available on Tuesday evenings between 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., as most of the program requirements fall during that time.

Exceptions are made for fellows who are up front in their application about potential scheduling conflicts. If you are concerned about your ability to follow through with these program requirements, please reach out to us!

Here is the list of required events for the 2019-2020 Magis Emerging Leadership Program:

Title Date Time Location
Cohort Meet and Greet Tuesday, September 10 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Maier Room, Fromm Hall
Annual Fall Retreat (Off-site) Friday, September 13 3 p.m. – Overnight YMCA Point Bonita
Annual Fall Retreat (Off-site) Saturday, September 14 All Day YMCA Point Bonita
Annual Fall Retreat (Off-site) Sunday, September 15 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. YMCA Point Bonita
Fall Weekly Development
Sessions (Tuesdays)
September 17 - December 3 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Maier Room, Fromm Hall
2019 Student Leadership Conference Saturday, November 9 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. McLaren Complex 
Spring Weekly Development 
Sessions (Tuesdays)
January 21 - April 14 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Maier Room, Fromm Hall
Magis Spring Retreat (Off-site) Saturday, February 1 9:00 - 6:00 p.m.  USF Downtown Campus
Induction Ceremony & Alumni Reunion Tuesday, April 21 6:30 – 9:00 p.m. Xavier Auditorium, Fromm Hall

Additional Fellowship Requirements

Beyond the structured events listed above, fellows are also expected to:

  • Become an active member of a registered student organization at USF;
  • Attend a Residence Hall Council/Association or Associated Students of USF (ASUSF) Senate meeting;
  • Engage in one (1) Leadership Coaching Session each semester with a Lead Facilitator; 
  • Conduct an interview with an assigned Alumn of the program; and
  • Plan and execute a Cluster Project that makes USF a better place