How can I join Leadership Walton? We accept new applications once per year beginning in June and ending mid-August.
An online application link will be available on the Leadership Walton homepage at that time. All undergraduate business majors, including transfer students, are
encouraged to apply. Students must have a minimum of two academic years left to complete
What are the requirements of Leadership Walton? Leadership Walton members complete a variety of components in the areas of leadership,
academics and career path management. Please review the Leadership Walton Handbook for a full list of requirements.
Why join Leadership Walton? A Leadership Walton participant's overall educational experience will include academic
training, experiential educational experiences and professional development enhancements
above and beyond that of a non-participant. Some of these value-added enhancements
Exclusive recruitment/networking events specifically for Leadership Walton participants
and representatives of recruiting companies, including special networking time dedicated
just for Leadership Walton participants in conjunction with the fall Business Career
The chance to participate in special programs and events, including the CRCC Asia
Beijing Internship Program, the Arkansas Cooperative Education Program in Business
Scholarship, company visits, and more!
Upon successful completion of Leadership Walton, a graduate of the program will be
awarded with a certificate of completion, a cord to wear at commencement, and special
recognition within the Walton College.
Most importantly, Leadership Walton members develop the skills and background employers
are seeking in new graduates.
How can I get credit for completing a Leadership Walton requirement? Students must submit all completed components through Blackboard. Review the Leadership Walton Handbook to learn more about Blackboard and how to submit something for credit.
How can I find out about upcoming opportunities and events? The announcements section of Blackboard includes a list of upcoming opportunities,
which will also be marketed through the weekly Leadership Walton emails.
I'm behind on my Leadership Walton requirements, what should I do? All Leadership Walton members are expected to remain active in the program and complete
a certain number of requirements each semester/year. If you are concerned about your
progress, please contact the Leadership Walton Coordinator and we will help you develop
a plan to stay on track.
How can I be sure if something will count for credit toward a Leadership Walton requirement? Review the Leadership Walton Handbook or contact the Leadership Walton Coordinator
if you have any questions or concerns regarding credit eligibility.
I've switched colleges, can I still be a member of Leadership Walton? Only business majors are eligible to be members of Leadership Walton. If you have
transferred out of the Walton College of Business, please notify the Leadership Walton
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