Managers Cohort

Thank you for your interest in the Managers Cohort. Applications for the 2024-2025 program are now closed (reached capacity).

Please consider registering for the Managing@ UF courses through myTraining. 

About Managers Cohort

The Managers Cohort program provides a unique opportunity for managers at the university to enhance their leadership skills in a supportive group setting with peers and expert facilitation.


Candidates should meet the following criteria:

  • Current UF manager/supervisor, responsible for tasks such as giving feedback, approving leave, and conducting performance reviews for employees
  • Support from immediate supervisor with protected time for program participation, satisfactory performance reviews, and attendance
  • Willingness to adjust personal and professional calendar for workshops as scheduled

Curriculum Highlights

  • Program structure focuses on UF’s key leadership competencies for success
  • Individual 360-degree assessment for personalized development
  • Monthly 1/2 day workshops from the “Managing at UF” courses will be provided specifically for this cohort.

Participation Fee

There is no fee to participate in this program.

Key Information

  • The application process opens Spring of each year. Selection for the 2024-2025 cohort is now complete (program has reached capacity).
  • This program will meet once or twice a month from September through May. Commitment to attending at least 12 out of the 15 scheduled workshops is expected.
  • The format for this program will be hybrid, including some virtual workshops and many in person as well.