LeaderShape is an ethics-based leadership development experience for young adults.

Spend 6 days & 5 nights on campus in an interactive and energizing environment, developing your leadership skills through self discovery and practical experiences.

Google’s Larry Page learned to make a difference through LeaderShape

One of LeaderShape’s best-known graduates recalling his LeaderShape experience in a 2009 commencement address at University of Michigan, “when I was in college, I was taught how to make dreams real! I know it sounds funny, but that is what I learned in a training program called LeaderShape”
– Larry Page, Founder of Google

What students have to say about LeaderShape.

The Institute by LeaderShape 2017

This is the 10th year this residential program has been offered in the San Francisco Bay Area for students from multiple local colleges. This year, the Institute dates are June 4–9. Lead by a team of professionals who serve as trainers and facilitators, students live on our beautiful campus for six days and build leadership skills with peers.

LeaderShape Inc. has been training undergraduates to “live and lead with integrity” for over 30 years.

For current Dominican students, application deadline apply is Friday, March 2, prior to Spring Break. Apply Now.

If you are an undergraduate student from another Bay Area college, contact alice.cochran@dominican.edu.

Up to 50 undergraduate students from many Universities stay at our beautiful campus and build leadership skills and practices you will utilize back at your home universities, and in your personal and professional lives.  Learn more about the program by reviewing our LeaderShape brochure.


National LeaderShape Institute: leadershape.org