Dean's Student Leadership Society (DSLS)

How to Apply

Connect with us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/DSLSatUSF.

We strongly encourage you to attend one of our information sessions so that you can learn more about this organization and the application process. This is a time for all applicants to ask any questions they have about what it takes to be a DSLS member.

Fall 2019 Recruitment Information Sessions:  November 13, 14, 18, and 19 from 5:00-6:00 p.m. in ISA 5020. Light Refreshments will be served.

To apply, you will need to submit your online application Online DSLS Application  by January 13, 2020. A recommendation letter must be submitted by an adult who is not a family member. Recommendation letters are limited to 500 words. Up to two recommendations may be submitted. A recommendation letter from a peer may also be submitted and is limited to 300 words.

Complete Application Includes:

  • Online Application
  • Unofficial transcript submitted to Lauren Taylor at ltaylor11@usf.edu
  • Recommendation letters submitted by recommender to cas-dsls@usf.edu

Selection Process

November 13th, 2019 -  Online DSLS Application
November 13th, 14th, 18th, and 19th, 2019 (5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.) - DSLS Information Sessions in ISA 5020
January 13th, 2020 - Applications close

January 17th, 2020 - Deadline for Letters of Recommendation

February 7th, 2020 (9:30 a.m.- 10:30 a.m., 3:00-4:00 p.m., or 4:00-5:00 p.m. ) - Round One/Group Interviews

February 12th-14th, 2020 - Round Two Individual Interviews

February 21st, 2020 - Round Three/Group Interview with Dean Eisenberg

Friday, March 27th, 2020 - Induction Ceremony

Sunday, March 29th, 2020 - New Member Retreat