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Orientation Leaders

What skills and qualifications do I need to become an Orientation Leader?

        Good communication and motivation skills

        Desire to connect with people with a variety of personalities and backgrounds

        Energetic, outgoing and have clear attention to detail

        Must be in good academic standing (GPA 2.5 and higher)

        Must live on campus during the Orientation dates

        Completion of the online application, interview process and training camp

        Knowledge of and commitment to the mission and goals of the OL program

        Completion of two full semesters at WNMU

How do I apply to be an OL?

To apply, please fill out the online application and submit 2 letters of reference to the Public Information Office.†

Compensation and Benefits:

Orientation Leaders will gain a significant amount of leadership experience, develop professional relationships with staff, faculty, students and parents and will learn to work with a diverse population.† OLís will also receive a room in the residence halls from June 1st-Aug 18th and a monthly compensation of $250.00 (June Ď12-May í13).

Important Dates

Training and orientation dates are mandatory for all OLís to attend and be on campus.

Information Session:† April 11, 7pm Centennial Hall

Deadline for application: April 23

Interviews:† April 26-27

Training Dates:

June 4-6th

June 11-13th

June 25th

July 23rd

August 10th

Orientation Dates:

June 21-22nd†

July 19-20th

August 8-9th

August 18th

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