Applications will be available during the Fall 2015 Semester.
Orientation Leader Application Timeline and Required Steps
*** Applicants MUST complete each step to be eligible for the position!
- Apply at umjobs.org once the application is available (TBD)
- Attend an Informational Meeting
- Submit one letter of reference
- Selected applicants will be invited to participate in a Group Interview
- Further selected applicants will be invited to participate in an Individual Interview
2015-2016 Dates (tentative)
Listed below is the calendar and time commitment for the Orientation Leader position.
There will be one training session per week starting in January. There will be no training sessions during spring break. There will be additional training sessions in May, leading up to the initial first year session and once a month throughout the summer. On top of the training sessions for the entire team, there will be some additional training sessions to provide development time to create various workshops for the sessions.
** ALL training sessions will be planned according to the availability of those hired.
2016 First-year Student Sessions:
The sessions this year will be a one day only program.
Session #1 Thursday May 26
Session #2 Tuesday June 7
Session #3 Thursday June 9
Session #4 Tuesday June 21
Session #5 Thursday June 23
Session #6 Tuesday July 12
Session #7 Thursday July 14
Session #8 Tuesday July 26
Session #9 Thursday July 28
Session #10 Tuesday August 9
Session #11 Thursday August 11
Session #12 Thursday August 25
2016 Transfer Student Sessions:
Orientation Leaders will be expected to work seven of the following sessions.
Session #1 Tues. March 29, 9 am – 1:30 pm
Session #2 Thurs. April 14, 2 pm – 6:30 pm
Session #3 Wed. April 27, 9 am – 1:30 pm
Session #4 Mon. May 9, 12:30 pm – 5 pm
Session #5 Fri. June 3, 9 am – 1:30 pm
Session #6 Wed. June 15, 12:30 pm – 5 pm
Session #7 Tues. June 28, 11 am – 3:30 pm
Session #8 Tues. July 19, 11 am – 3:30 pm
Session #9 Wed. August 17, 11 am – 3:30 pm
Session #10 Mon. August 22, 12:30 pm – 5 pm
Session #11 Wed. August 31, 2 pm – 6:30 pm
Session #12 Fri. September 2, 12:30 pm – 5 pm
2016 Additional Sessions and Responsibilities
Orientation Leaders will be expected to attend all of the following sessions and events, including additional dates that may come up through out the season.
International Student Session TBD, One session in April and August
Genesee Early College Student Session TBD, May
D.E.E.P. Student Session TBD, multiple in May and June
Dual Enrolled Student Sessions TBD
Individualized Tours TBD, Late August