Orientation Leader Applications Are Now Closed


Role of the Orientation Leader (OL)

To serve as a positive role model while assisting new and transfer students in their adjustment to Lander University.


Qualifications for Selection

  • The ability to serve as a positive role model for new students.
  • Leadership potential and the willingness to accept responsibility.
  • Good interpersonal skills and sensitivity to the diverse backgrounds of our students.
  • Genuine interest in helping and sharing your experiences with new students.
  • Good academic and conduct standing with the University.
  • An enthusiasm for the orientation program, a willingness to be friendly, and an expectation that the experience will be fun!


Once selected, Orientation Leaders will be expected to:

  • Serve as good role models, maintain good academic, and conduct standing.
  • Must exhibit positive behaviors to staff, students, and family members that are: caring, enthusiastic, courteous, cooperative and approachable.
  • During summer training and Orientation, Orientation Leaders are to be available and refrain from working both on and off campus.
  • Orientation Leaders MUST be available to attend:
    • First Meeting: November 21, 2019 at 3:30 pm
    • Spring Training Sessions Tuesdays from 4:00-7:30 p.m. during the spring 2020 semester.
    • Orientation Retreat January 24-26, 2020
    • SROW March 13-15, 2020
    • Summer Orientation Review and Prep
    • All summer Orientation sessions
  • Assist with other duties as assigned.


Application Process:

Applications are not being accepted at this time. The Application Process will reopen in September, 2020.