The CSLS, under the directorship of Ms Tonia Overmeyer (below), comprises theFrederik van Zyl Slabbert Institute for Student Leadership Development (FVZS), Student Governance structures as well as the Co-Curriculum Office.
The FVZS coordinates short courses, leadership development, discourse opportunities and partnerships with stakeholders in Africa and beyond. The Students’ Representative Council (SRC) and other formal student structures, such as societies and student councils, leadership training, governance and elections are facilitated and supported by the CSLS. The Co-Curriculum Office manages the formal recognition of co-curriculum programmes on the academic transcript.
The aim of the Centre is to ensure that SU provides comprehensive and coherent leadership experiences for its students, contributing significantly to the development of Graduate Attributes.
For more information on the courses offered by FVZS and the Centre, please click here.