About Us

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  • Meet our Team of interdisciplinary faculty and support staff
  • Meet our Scholars and see the calibre of students that take part in PLLC
  • Our Mentorship Program connects scholars with community leaders
  • Alumni, scholars, past and current Teaching Fellows, faculty and Mentor Team members can engage on our online platform, PLLC Connect

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PLLC at a Glance

The Peter Lougheed Leadership College was established in 2015 in honour of Peter Lougheed, the premier of Alberta from 1971-85. It created an inclusive, cross-campus platform for the University of Alberta and beyond to gain insights and confidence needed to take on the challenge of leadership in all aspects of life and society. With programming for undergraduates, graduate students and executive education, PLLC hosts and connects current and aspiring leaders.

Get to know us through our Annual Reports.

View our 2019 Annual Report 


PLLC catalyzes leadership development at the University of Alberta through critical reflection, experiential learning, interdisciplinary collaboration and community engagement.


To create opportunities to develop the skills and confidence to serve and lead, creating a responsible and inclusive future.


PLLC's six values
  • Excellence
  • Inclusive
  • Innovative
  • Interdisciplinary
  • Dynamic
  • Connected