University of California San Diego's Center for Student Involvement and

The Peer Leader Center invite you to join us for the 2nd Annual:


California Peer Leadership Conference


About The Event

The University of California San Diego's Center for Student Involvement and The Peer Leader Center invite California students involved in peer leadership programs to a day of learning, teaching and sharing. This conference is a one-of-a-kind event that focuses specifically on the needs of students in peer leadership roles.

Staff members are invited to accompany their students to be part of their students' learning and development.

Peer leadership programs include peers who are:

  • mentors
  • advocates
  • advisors
  • educators
  • tutors
  • cultural ambassadors
  • resident advisors

Let's get together to share what we know, learn from each other, and celebrate the great work we all do!  

This 1-day event  will include interactive peer leadership workshops, team-building activities, a poster session, and a catered lunch.

Come mingle with mentors, staff and faculty to learn from each other, network and share great ideas


Event Details

Friday, April 22, 2016

9:00 a.M.– 4:00 p.M.

University of california san diego

9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093


Early bird registration Extended to March 1, 2016


The University of California San Diego is a student-centered, research-focused, service-oriented public institution that provides opportunity for all. Recognized as one of the top 15 research universities worldwide, a culture of collaboration sparks discoveries that advance society and drive economic impact.

UCSD is a beautiful campus just minutes from the ocean and close to the great restaurants and fun of downtown La Jolla.



Mentors, faculty, and staff are invited to propose a workshop session or a poster presentation to conduct at this year's conference.  

The Deadline For Workshop Proposals Is Extended to March 1, 2016

Workshop Session Proposals: Proposed workshops are 45-minutes long and should include more activities than lecture.  The goal is to help those who attend your workshop to learn and share about the topic in an interactive way.  Topics may include social justice, leadership, communication skills, conflict resolution, service learning, organizing groups, managing challenging situations, diversity, promoting your program's successes, marketing your skills, or other important peer leadership topics.

The Deadline For Poster Session Proposals Is April 1, 2016

Poster Session Proposals: We encourage every program to sign up to present a poster and share their successes at our poster session! It's a great way to share what you do and learn about similar programs in your state. It's also a wonderful networking activity!


This event is hosted by The University of California San Diego Center for Student Involvement and The Peer Leader Center

The University Of California San Diego's Center For Student Involvement

The Center for Student Involvement supports campus student organizations and offers opportunities to participate in campus-wide events.

The Peer Leader Center

The Peer Leader Center is dedicated to helping students grow as leaders in the areas of peer, school and community leadership. The Center provides support to peer leadership programs  in the form of training materials, student conferences and resources.  We also provide professional coaching services to program coordinators, staff and faculty. Whether you are struggling to start a new peer leader/mentor program or to implement strong program assessment practices and continuous improvement, our national experts can help ease the learning curve.