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Join the Orientation Team!

Thank you for your interest in an Orientation Leader (OL) position. The Center for Student Development is looking forward to an exciting year filled with memorable experiences. Collectively, Orientation Leaders are responsible for introducing Texas Woman’s University to more than 2,000 first-year students along with over 2,000 parents.

As an Orientation Leader, you will have the opportunity to make connections with students, faculty, and staff across the TWU community. You will learn a great deal about University programs and services and become an expert on TWU. The connections you make as an Orientation Leader will also be useful in future employment. You will develop your leadership skills, make long-lasting friendships, and challenge yourself to do new and innovative things.

Qualifications

·  Maintain a 2.5 minimum cumulative GPA from the time of application through Pioneer Camp 2014 (August 24, 2014);

·  Complete a minimum of 12 semester hours by the end of Fall 2013;

·  Able to communicate and uphold Texas Woman’s University’s policies and any special guidelines which might apply specifically to the Orientation Program; and

·  Maintain good academic and disciplinary standing with the University throughout the program.

Time Commitment

· All Orientation Leaders must be able to attend EVERY AND ALL leadership trainings, the OL banquet and celebrations.

 

Event

Date

Time

Location

2-Day OL Training

Fri.-Sat., Feb. 7-8,2014

9:00am – 3:00pm

TWU Campus

OL Training

Fri., March 7, 2014

10:00am-3:00pm

ASB 211

OL Training

Fri., April 4, 2014

10:00am-3:00pm

ASB 211

OL Training

Fri., April 25, 2014

10:00am-3:00pm

ASB 211

 

· Orientation Leaders must be available to stay in the residence halls during all 6 summer Academic Planning & Registration’s (APR’s) and work days before each APR.

· All Orientation Leaders will work all 3-day APR’s, each workday (the day before each APR), Pioneer Camp (August 21-23) and one 1-day orientation.

· All Orientation Leaders must participate and “star” in the Orientation Leader Video(s) (including the filming schedule, TBD).

· Orientation Leaders are only allowed to take one summer course for the entire summer.

· Term of position: January 2014- August 23, 2014

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