Leadership Institute

2020 Leadership Institute

Spring Leadership Institute

 Envisioning Higher Education for a New Decade

April 17, 2020

8 a.m.-4 p.m. 
Cascade Room, Atwood Memorial Center
St. Cloud State University



Registration Deadline: March 31, 2020

Event Registration
Exhibitor Registration
By mail

About the Conference

The Leadership Institute provides more than 20 sessions by administrators, student affairs professionals, faculty and graduate students from across the region.

The annual conference is an opportunity explore research, strategies and best practices in fields such as student affairs, academic affairs, administration, college counseling and athletic administration.

  • Gain knowledge from academic leaders, practitioners and graduate students
  • Advance leadership skills and boost career progress
  • Network across all facets of higher education 



Leadership Institute proceeds go to Higher Education Administration students participating in the May 2020 education abroad experience to Italy. The Italy program is open to St. Cloud State students and students from other universities.

Pricing and Registration

  • $100 for professionals
  • $50 for students

The conference fee includes:

  • Keynote presentation
  • Over 20 plenary sessions
  • Free book from the field of higher education
  • Continental breakfast and buffet lunch Friday


Register online with a credit card:

Register with a check, purchase order or invoice:

  1. Complete and print the registration form (PDF)
  2. Email or mail the form to:
    St. Cloud State University
    Attn: Roxann Neu
    Brown Hall 211
    720 Fourth Ave. S.
    St. Cloud, MN 56301-4498
    Email: register@scsutraining.com
    Phone: 320-308-4962 or 320-308-4723

Cancellation Policies

Through March 31, cancellations result in a refund of the registration amount, minus a $25 processing fee. There is no refund after this date.

St. Cloud State reserves the right to cancel due to low enrollment. If a course is cancelled, registration fees are refunded in full.


If you are looking for a place to stay, we have a brief list of area hotels. Please make reservations directly with the hotel of your choice.