800 University WaySpartanburg, SC 293031-864-503-5000
Past FLEX Programs |
2016-2017 Dates |
Quotes from Past Participants
FLEX is a leadership program for freshmen in which selected applicants participate in monthly training sessions on leadership development. These trainings encourage participants to discover their own values, beliefs, leadership styles and philosophies. The participants are
individuals who are looking to develop their leadership potential at USC Upstate, and want to engage in various leadership roles across campus (student organizations, peer leaders, RAs, etc.). FLEX is coordinated by the Office of Student Life.
FLEX participants are assigned a FLEX Mentor who is an upperclassman student at USC Upstate that exemplifies leadership, service and academic excellence. Participants will meet with their mentors on a monthly basis to discuss their leadership development, goals, and leadership/academic plan.
Are you ready to FLEX your leadership skills and apply to be a
www.uscupstate.edu/flexapplication to apply.
“(FLEX is) a wonderful guidance experience which will lead to a brighter future.” –Zane Gray, FLEX participant 2014-15
“I got involved with FLEX to enhance my leadership skills. What I found was an amazing group of people that I won’t soon forget.” –Kelly
Crisp, FLEX participant 2014-15
“(FLEX) is a great way to make new friends and connections, and the mentors are here to offer you advice and answer any questions you may have about being a student at Upstate.” –Dyahnah J. Goodwin, FLEX
“I’ve always been passionate about leadership and civic engagement and (FLEX) helps to become involved with both of those disciplines.”–Mason Turner, FLEX participant 2014-15
“As you try to become a better leader (through FLEX), you can also become a family with the people around you.” –Elishon Dessuaso,
FLEX participant 2014-15
Forms for Student Organizations
Khrystal L. Smith, Ph.D.Assistant Dean of Students& Director of Student Life
Doug Peters, M.Ed.
Assistant Director for Multicultural Programs and Non-Traditional Student Services
Cory "Rudy" Taylor, M.Ed.
Assistant Director for Campus Programs
John Montemayor, M.Ed.
Assistant Director for Fraternity and Sorority Life and Leadership Programs
Office of Student Life
Olin B. Sansbury, Jr. Campus Life Center, Room 210
800 University Way
Spartanburg, SC 29303
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