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New Student Orientation Leaders

Applications are available for our Summer and Fall 2015 Orientation Leaders!

If you are a new student, register for orientation on E-services

Position Description

Orientation Leaders are unpaid student volunteers who assist the Office of Orientation and New Student Programs in the operation of New Student Orientation (NSO) and Student Orientation & Registration Days (SOAR), as well as other ONSP programs.

The average time commitment for Orientation Leaders is 8-10 hours per session to ensure the success of orientation. The minimum expectations and responsibilities for Orientation Leaders include, but are not limited to:

  • Working with a team of Orientation Leaders and professional staff during orientation
  • Assist with the organization, planning and implementation of orientation activities
  • Serve as a mentor to new students during and after orientation
  • Assist in logistics like check-in, resource fairs, tours, setup, presentations, greeting, etc.
  • Respond to student and parent questions about UHCL and campus services
  • Facilitate small group discussions among incoming students


Stop by the office in SSCB 1202.01 to pick up a paper application or contact to receive a pdf application.


  • 2.5 GPA and is in good standing with the university
  • Enrolled in classes through Spring 2016
  • Work at least seven orientation sessions total for Summer and Spring Orientation
  • Attended mandatory retreat weekend and two mandatory workshops
  • Attended a scheduled interview during Feb 23 - Mar 12, 2015 for the selection process
O Leader Application

2015 Orientation Leader Application

Deadline: Fri, Feb 27 midnight

* Indicates requires fields.

Contact Information





International Student?



Academic Information


Volunteer Information

Training and Orientation
Orientation Leader Training

Mandatory Retreat Weekend: Apr, 17 - 19, 2015

I also agree to allow Orientation and New Student Programs to review my GPA and university standing.
Orientation Session Sign-Up

I want to volunteer on the following date(s):

Orientation Leader Questions

Answer the following questions so that we can learn more about you.

Finishing Up
  • When you submit your form, your data is sent securely.
  • A Thank You page is displayed when your form is successfully submitted.
  • Expect a confirmation email within 24 business hours. Please contact us at 281-283-2420 for immediate assistance. If you do not receive a confirmation, please contact Orientation and New Student Programs.
  • State law requires that you be informed of the following:

    1. With few exceptions, you are entitled on request to be informed about the information the University collects about you by use of this form.
    2. Under sections 552.021 and 552.023 of the Government Code, you are entitled to receive and review the information.
    3. Under section 559.004 of the Government Code, you are entitled to have the University correct information about you that is incorrect.

     Date Updated: 26-JAN-2015
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