GLA Program Dates, Costs & Financial Aid

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Important Information

Applications are open, click HERE to start your application.

Applicants should expect to hear about their acceptance status within two weeks of their completed application submission. 

When filling out the application, please provide a working email address that you check often. Correspondence, including acceptance letters, will be sent to this email address. All attachments should be PDF.

Application Deadlines

At this time, GLA has a rolling admissions process. Applicants indicate their preferred program dates on the application.

Program Dates

Please refer this document for upcoming courses.

Currently, Global Leadership 101, Career Discovery on Purpose, and Social Leadership for the SDGs are accepting new applications. If you are interested in taking courses in Global Pluralism in Practice or English for Transformational Leadership designed by Western Washington University, we encourage you to still apply from “APPLY” button so that we can contact you when we offer these programs.


Application Fee: none


  • $495 for Global Leadership101: Introduction to Leadership
  • $695 for Career Discovery on Purpose
  • $695 for Social Leadership for the SDGs
  • $995 for Global Pluralism in Practice
  • $299 for ETL: English for Transformational Leadership

tuition discounts available when pre-paying for two or more programs 

Financial Aid

Thanks to generous donors, we are able to extend need-based scholarships on a case-by-case basis to GLA participants. If you would like to be considered for a scholarship, please click HERE to apply. *This is Not applicable for the ETL program.