Looking for Future Student Leaders

Posted on 9/28/2018 1:47:17 PM

The Office of New Student Orientation is starting their recruitment process for the summer 2019 Student Success Leaders (formally known as peer advisors). The Orientation staff is looking for qualified candidates who fit the desired qualities below.

Faculty and Staff: Nominate a Candidate

As the semester continues, we are looking for help from the campus community to identify students who you think would excel in this position. As you identify compatible students, please send us an e-mail that includes a brief example of why you believe this student would be a great Student Success Leader. E-mails can be sent to orientation-testing@iup.edu. We appreciate your assistance.

Students: Apply

Do you have what it takes to mentor new IUP students? Student Success Leaders make a difference in the lives of new students. 

As a Student Success Leader, you would be responsible for welcoming our future students and acclimating them to campus and academic life. The ideal candidate would be a sophomore and junior student possessing the following qualities: 

  • Maturity 
  • Willingness to take directions
  • Willingness to step outside of their comfort zones
  • Problem solving abilities
  • A positive attitude
  • Ability to get along with others

A full position description can be found on the Orientation website.