The Office of New Student Programs, the College of Arts and Sciences, and the College of Fine Arts and Communications, goal to streamline the leader position process, through a combined recruitment and hiring process for University of Missouri-Saint Louis students. The student leader positions are outlined in this packet describes the specific responsibilities, qualifications, and compensation for each of the positions.

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 STUDENT LEADER POSITIONS AVAILABLE |

  • Orientation Leader
  • Weeks of Welcome (WOW) Crew Coordinator
  • FYE Student Mentor in INTDSC 1003 University Studies – First Year Experience

APPLICATION PROCESS AND TIMELINE |

  • October:Applications Available online and in Office of New Student Programs
  • November 12, 2014 :Completed Applications Due and are signed up for an 1.1 interview time
  • November 14 or 17, 2014: Group Interviews Conducted
  • November 18-20: Individual 30-minute Interviews Conducted

COMPLETE APPLICATION INCLUDES |

  • Application including additional questions
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • One Reference Forms (may be submitted separately)

Completed Applications are due Wednesday, November 12, 2014 by 5:00 PM and can be turned in to the Office of New Student Programs, 366 MSC. 

Applicants should sign up for an interview at the Office of New Student Programs, 366 MSC.

 

Orientation Leader (OL)

Student Orientation lead small groups of new first year & transfer students during New Student Orientation (NSO) and Transfer Student Orientation (TSO) programs during the summer (May, June, July, August) and spring . Student OL's lead small group conversation, answer questions on student panels, provide tours, etc. This is a paid position.
Number of positions available = 10-12
Complete position description and application will be available in October.

Weeks of Welcome Student Coordinator

The Weeks of Welcome Student Coordinator is a returning WOW Crew Leader who desires additional responsibility. The Student Coordinator serves as the primary supervisor for the WOW Crew Leaders and works with the New Student Programs staff to provide direction to programming and logistics to the three-day fall transition experience. The WOW Student Coordinator will be expected to staff the NSP table at the summer Orientation programs. This is a paid position.
Number of positions available = 1-2
Prerequisite: Must have served as a WOW Crew Leader for 1 term
Complete position description and application will be available in October.

Weeks of Welcome Crew Leaders

*This Application / Interview process is in the Spring (February/March)

Weeks of Welcome Crew Leaders serve as the primary workforce of Weeks of Welcome, Opening Weekend, the three-day fall transition program in August, guiding and connecting new students. WOW Leaders will co-lead a small group of students through the three-day experience by creating excitement and energy for WOW programs & guiding discussions with students regarding transition to UMSL. They help introduce the new students to academic life, spirit and traditions and allows the opportunity to meet other incoming students, faculty, staff, and student leaders.This is a volunteer position.
Number of positions available = 40
Complete position description and application will be available in February.