Fellowship Overview


Despite the challenges presented by COVID-19, the 2021 Magis Leadership Team is committed to designing and facilitating a world-class leadership development program for our incoming 2021 Fellows. 

This page was last updated on: Wednesday, August 5, 2020

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 – 8:00 p.m., as most of the program requirements fall during that time.

If you are concerned about your ability to follow through with these program requirements, please reach out to the Program Director, Bob Just, at: rejust@usfca.edu

Here is the tentative list of required events for the 2020-2021 Magis Emerging Leadership Program:

Title Date Time (PST)
Cohort Meet and Greet Tuesday, September 15 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Annual Fall Retreat  Friday, September 18 3 – 7 p.m.
Annual Fall Retreat  Saturday, September 19 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. 
Annual Fall Retreat Sunday, September 20 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. 
Fall Cohort Meetings (Tuesdays) September 22 - November 17 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
2020 Student Leadership Conference Friday, November 13 3:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Spring Cohort Meetings (Tuesdays) January 26 - April 20 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
Magis Spring Retreat  Saturday, February 6 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. 
Induction Ceremony & Alumni Reunion Tuesday, April 27 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.

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;
  • Engage in Leadership Coaching Sessions each semester with the Program Directors; 
  • Interview Alumni of the program;
  • Collaborate with an assigned team of Fellows to plan and execute a Capstone Project that, "Makes USF a better place"; and
  • Complete an exit interview