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Be an Orientation Leader!

Are you looking for a growth opportunity that will set you apart in terms of leadership and interpersonal skills? Do you want to develop as a leader and get paid for it? Orientation & First-Year Programs is now recruiting students to be 2015 Orientation Leaders!

As a part of this valuable internship experience, you will:

  • Lead and facilitate groups of 15-25 students during Orientation
  • Train and supervise a group of 12-20 Welcome Week Leaders
  • Develop your leadership style through collaboration, flexibility and real life experiences
  • Work in a dynamic, fast paced, engaging environment
  • Make $3,500 compensation along with room and board during Freshman Orientation
     

“I worked with such an amazing group of people and had the opportunity to make a positive impact on the first-year students. I couldn't have asked for anything more and it was honestly one of the best summer's of my life.”  Keighly—former Orientation Leader

Time Commitments:

  • Spring Semester meetings every Wednesday from 3:30-7:30 p.m.
  •  Freshman Orientation: May 26-July 17, August 26-September 1 (subject to change)
  •  Welcome Week: September 2-7

                           

   To apply:

  • Apply online at: http://www.ofyp.umn.edu/ol and due Monday, November 10
  • Attend an Information Session to learn more about the position.
     

Presentations run every 15 minutes!

o   Monday, October 20th3:00-5:00pm CMU 323
o   Wednesday, October 22nd11:00-1:00pm St. Paul Student Center 108 
o   Friday, October 24th,12:00-2:00pm CMU 324
o   Monday, October 27th,10:00am-12:00pm CMU 323
o   Wednesday, October 29th5:00-7:00pm Appleby Hall 127

Don’t pass up this opportunity - apply today. For more information about the position please give us a call at (612) 624-1979 or at http://www.ofyp.umn.edu/ol