EcoLeaders Environmental Sustainability in Action

Apply by May 1

Do you love nature and the great outdoors? Are you committed to being an advocate for the environment? In EcoLeaders, you'll connect with students and professionals who share your commitment to environmental sustainability. Together, you'll learn to transform your passion into responsible action on behalf of the environment. 

As part of this community, you'll take introductory courses in Environmental Studies and enhance your outdoor leadership skills through various Campus Recreation courses.

As an EcoLeader, you'll also have the opportunity to take part in exclusive activities like canoeing and backpacking trips, aimed at giving you real-world experience putting the theories of sustainability you learn in the classroom into action in the great outdoors!

Canoeing the Niobrara
EcoLeaders at the Lincoln Zoo

Community Details

Open To

Any first-year student who is interested in or passionate about environmental sustainability



GEOG 181: Quality of the Environment

ODED 100A: Canoeing


ODED 103A: Indoor Rock Climbing

Meet the Faculty/Staff Sponsors