Orientation Leader (OL) Recruitment

Staff picture from 2014 holiday gathering

Student Leaders Wanted!

We are looking for enthusiastic students who are team players and are eager to be campus leaders. 

Benefits include extensive leadership training and opportunities to make connections with over 200 faculty and staff; three units of academic credit for completing the leadership training course in the spring semester; and the ability to affect the lives of over 3800 new students and their parents.  Check out the links to the left for more information about becoming a future Frosh Orientation Leader!

Attend an Info Session: Learn More About the Selection Process!

Information sessions are offered to give applicants unfamiliar with Frosh Orientation and the Orientation Leader interview process a chance to learn more in preparation for the Orientation Leader Selection Workshop. At this time, applicants can interact with professional and student staff from the Orientation program to get questions answered and learn firsthand about the many enticing benefits that come with being an Orientation Leader.

We provide attendees with information about the program, discuss the level of commitment and dedication needed to perform the duties of an Orientation Leader, and give tips on positive ways for applicants to stand out and make a great first impression in a large group setting.

This fall's interest sessions will be held:

Dates and Times To Be Announced.

Application and Selection Process

All new applicants are required to attend the Orientation Leader Selection Workshop, a large group interview in which applicants will be evaluated on a series of skills we look for in an Orientation Leader.  Selected applicants from the workshop will be invited to individual interviews.  The dates for each stage of the selection process are outlined to the left.

Applications will be available on September 1, 2015! 

Application link: TBA 

Applications are due on: TBD

The Selection Workshop will be held on: TBD

Individual Interviews will be held: TBD

2015 Orientation Leader Selection Announcements will be made by : TBD


Email us at orientation@sjsu.edu if you have questions or would like more information.