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Welcome Week Leader Application Available

If you are looking for a unique opportunity to further develop your leadership skills, gain knowledge about the U, and make a difference for the Class of 2017, submit an application to become a Welcome Week Leader. As a Welcome Week Leader, you will have the opportunity to lead a group of first-year students through their transition to the University of Minnesota during Welcome Week. 

As a Welcome Week Leader, you will gain:

  • Knowledge of how to use your Strengths in individual & team situations
  • Confidence when leading a group of peers
  • Increased tolerance of ambiguity
  • Practical knowledge of the University of Minnesota
  • Cooperative relationships among the people with whom you work

For more information on the position and to apply, go to The application deadline is Wednesday, February 13. If you have any questions, feel free to give us a call at 612-624-1979 or email us at


Jake Starsiak & Khadra Mohamed
Student Program Coordinators
Orientation & First-Year Programs
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities | 612.624.1979 |