Students standing in the Chan Centre Glass Atrium

Get Involved with the SLC

Be part of the largest student run conference in Western Canada!

Available Positions

Executive Team

The SLC Executive Team is a group of student staff who lead, organize, and implement the Student Leadership Conference. They work collaboratively to bring to life one-day on the topic of leadership for students at the University of British Columbia. These dynamic roles provide significant project management, strategy, student-driven perspectives and ideas, and much more to ensure that conference activities meet its inherent mission and goals of supporting student leadership on campus.

Applications for SLC 2021 Executive close March 15th 11:59 PM.

Available Positions:

SLC Director, Communications

Leads communications, promotions, and branding for the conference. 

SLC Director, Communications Job Description

SLC Director, Plenary

Leads programming attended by all delegates, specifically opening and closing ceremonies, lunch distribution and activities, and networking events.

SLC Director, Plenary Job Description

SLC Coordinators

The SLC Coordinators can expect to gain experience in project management as well as learn specific administrative skills associated with large-scale student program provision. Furthermore, the Coordinator may expect opportunities to use and develop skills in the following (but not limited to) areas:

Leadership within a committee setting

  • Teamwork
  • Public Speaking
  • Network and Community Outreach
  • Event Planning and Management
  • Professional Communication
Applications for SLC 2021 Coordinators will open in Summer 2020.


Day-of volunteers are integral to the conference and assist with a multitude of tasks on the day of. This is a rewarding and dynamic opportunity to network with community leaders, gain transferrable skills, and get involved with the largest student-run conference in Canada

Applications for SLC 2021 Volunteers will open in Fall 2020.

Host a Workshop

Are you passionate about improving your leadership skills or keen on creating growth opportunities for other leaders around you? You don't want to miss out on presenting a Workshop at the 2020 Student Leadership Conference!

Workshops are sessions focused on introducing initiatives, stories and new ways of thinking to delegates. These sessions vary greatly in topic and offer around 40 delegates an interactive learning experience by giving delegates an opportunity to utilize the skills they have learned.

Every year, UBC students (like YOU!) share their experiences and skills as Workshops facilitators to boost the educational programming of the SLC. Through presenting, these student leaders gain skills in public speaking, event facilitation, and amazing networking opportunities.

Applications are now closed.

Lunchtime Involvement Fair 

During lunchtime at the SLC, conference delegates will gather to explore the  Involvement Fair. At this fair, different clubs and organizations will run information booths to inspire delegates to dive into all that UBC and the greater Vancouver area has to offer. 

Applications are now closed.