FAQs

When is EvolveU 2018?

This one-day high school leadership conference will take place on Friday, March 9, 2018 on the campus of Southeastern Louisiana University located in Hammond, LA.

 

How can I apply for EvolveU 2018?

Invitations will be mailed to schools in December 2017.  Schools can submit online registrations for up to 20 students and 2 faculty/staff members.  Individual registrations can also be submitted.  We will be accepting applications until February 15, 2018.

 

When will I be notified about my application?

Schools/individual applicants will be notified as applications are received and processed.

 

How much does EvolveU 2018 cost?

The cost is $25 per participant for Early Bird registration through December 22, 2017.  After that, the cost is $35 until the registration deadline of February 15, 2018. This covers the cost of t-shirts, giveaways, and lunch.

 

How many students from each school can attend?

A maximum of 20 students and 2 faculty/staff members from each school.

 

Do students have to be recommended by a counselor to attend?

They do not. We want to make sure that everyone has access to the application and that they have the opportunity to apply. We may contact their references or high school counselors to follow up with applications but no recommendation is necessary.

 

What can I get out of this conference?

Participants will have the opportunity to explore various aspects of leadership, meet other student leaders, and learn about and discuss leadership roles alongside Southeastern students, staff, and faculty to better equip them to use their leadership skills to impact others in their schools and communities.

The conference is run completely by undergraduate students at Southeastern Louisiana University who have a passion for leadership and high school students. They will be there to help participants every step of the way during and after the conference.