Group Leader Orientation (GLO) is the training piece of the student group recognition cycle. In addition to registering/re-registering your student group each year, members of your student group executive team are required to complete GLO before or on your registration deadline.
GLO contains three components; Essentials, Finances, and Skills. Student groups are required to complete each component of training.*
*Student groups that do not handle money are exempt from completing the Finances component.
NOTE: If you encounter any problems or have any questions about GLO trainings, please contact Student Group Services at firstname.lastname@example.org
New (April 30 2021): All components of Group Leader Orientation are now available on the same eClass course, available here!
All student groups are required to complete GLO: Essentials. This component of training is offered online through eClass; the link to enrol is below. GLO: Essentials teaches student group leaders about policies and resources for student groups.
Ensure that one of your student group executive members completes this training online to give your group credit for GLO: Essentials.
If your student group handles money, then the executive member in charge of finances will need to completed GLO: Finances. This module covers expectations for student groups handling their own financial assets and some general budgeting tips and tricks recommended by Student Group Services.
Ensure that one of your student group executive members completes this training online to give your group credit for GLO: Finances.
New topics are being added to the GLO: Skills eClass each month! To remain in good standing, clubs must complete a minimum of one Skills topic and its corresponding quiz. Complete as many topics as you would like, if they are of interest to you!
In GLO: Skills, a variety of topics related to leadership, community organizing, and club management at the U of A will be covered. Complete as many or as few of the topic modules as you would like, and feel free to refer back to them as resources throughout your student group career!
09:00am - 5:00pm
Monday to Friday
Student Group Services Office
0-81 Student Life Central
Students' Union Building
University of Alberta
8900 - 114 Street NW