Student Associations

Build lasting relationships with the Kelley Direct Student Leadership Association.

Created specifically for online students, the Kelley Direct Student Leadership Association (KDSLA) goes beyond traditional networking. Your classmates will become your community, your friends. They will serve as your champions as you advance in your career.

Discover how the KDSLA enables you to connect, learn, and have fun with your Kelley Direct peers.

Join a student association.

Student associations elevate your Kelley Direct experience through quarterly meetups, discussions, professional development opportunities, and more. Current associations include:

  • Business Analytics
  • Consulting
  • Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital
  • Finance and Investments
  • Marketing
  • Military Service
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Product Management
  • Women in Business

Meet at Global Connect Nights.

Have fun in an informal setting with classmates in your city! Global Connect Nights are sponsored by the KDSLA twice a year in cities across the US. Talk with people going through the program and make new connections.

Looking for leadership experience? Run for the KDSLA executive board.

The KDSLA executive board is the voice for the Kelley Direct student body. Board members serve as representatives of the student body and work closely with Kelley Direct program leaders. They also provide programming and opportunities for student involvement.