Camp Leatherneck

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Camp Leatherneck focuses on individual leadership development, provides opportunities for student/faculty/staff interactions, emphasizes the importance of understanding diversity, and promotes social responsibility by participating in community service.

FREE 2-day leadership retreat for incoming students

Organized and facilitated by current student leaders (Camp Leatherneck Leaders)

 

Leadership:

  • Discover your own leadership strengths
  • Learn how to get involved on campus
  • Get tips for academic success
  • Participate in a variety of activities
Leadership

Service:

  • Learn about local service opportunities
  • Hear stories from servant leaders
  • Give back as a member of WIU Move-in Crew for fall opening weekend
Community

Community:

  • Connect with over 100 peers (Campers) & 20 current student leaders (Camp Leaders) 
  • Establish lasting friendships to begin your first year
  • Learn about campus resources
  • Meet WIU staff and administrators who are passionate about your success at WIU
Community
Community

Contact Info

Camp Leatherneck
Email: campleatherneck@wiu.edu
Phone: 309-298-3232

Camp Leatherneck 2018 Important Dates

Tuesday, June 5:  Camp Application opens at 6:00 am

Tuesday, July 17: Camp Application closes at 11:59 pm

August 1: Campers will be notified no later than this date if selected to attend Camp.  All correspondence will be via students' wiu.edu email portal.  

Wednesday, August 15: Camper Move-In & Introduction to Camp

Thursday, August 16: Depart for Camp

Friday, August 17: Return from Camp & New Student Convocation

Apply for Camp Leatherneck HERE