A Gonzaga education will challenge and inspire you.
Comprehensive Leadership Program
Gonzaga's undergraduate Comprehensive Leadership Program (CLP) develops future leaders capable of crafting a vision for a better world.
To discover our true potential, we need the guidance and generosity of others. At Gonzaga, we believe in laying the groundwork for all those who come after us, so that with each generation, greater possibilities unfold.
By spending a summer living in Zambian villages, GU students immerse themselves in a cross-cultural community—and learn as much as they teach.
Thanks to GU’s Campus Kids outreach program, which pairs Zags with youngsters, mentors and mentees lift each other up and forge lifelong bonds.
When GU volunteers play ice hockey with children who have learning and communication disorders, all ages and abilities score a huge goal: friendship.
Your Gonzaga education pushes you to explore difference, embrace diversity, and push the limits of your comfort zone. It will ask you to serve, use your God-given intelligence and compassion, and help others reach their potential. Because the more you give of yourself, the more whole you become.
In the Catholic, Jesuit and Humanistic traditions, your learning prepares you to work toward a more just world. You’ll cultivate an understanding of what it means to be human, to experience a well-lived life, to find your role in a more humane global community.
Your educational journey expands year by year with these principals of our Core curriculum:
You’ll also uncover the richness of interdisciplinary studies, where courses blend biology and dance, faith and science, politics and literature. All to equip you for the next part of your journey, where purpose and potential evolve.