Student Leadership Positions

If you're a returning resident, we welcome you to apply to become a Welcome Week Volunteer! We are looking for organized, creative, energetic, motivated, individuals to welcome new students at move-in and assist in running various Welcome Week activities! The rewards of positively impacting the lives of your peers are endless! The experiences, skills, and friendships you will develop through Welcome Week will greatly impact you and those around you.


As with any application process, there are a number of requirements and deadlines that must be met, so please note the information listed below. This information is intended to serve as your guide throughout the process. Incomplete applications will not be considered.


Please note that you must be living in housing for the 2018–19 academic year to apply for the Welcome Week Volunteer position. Also, Welcome Week Volunteers who, after being chosen, do not meet expectations or violate Housing and Residence Life policy may be released from their position and required to pay for any housing that was provided during Welcome Week.


Click here to read the full job description and for the paper application. You can also apply online through this Google form.


Review the timeline below for application and interview information:



Friday, July 20

 Welcome Week Volunteer applications due by 5 p.m.

Tuesday, July 24

Offer letters emailed by 5 p.m..

Thursday, July 26

Acceptance/Non-Acceptance replies due via email by 5 p.m.

August 8–19

Welcome Week Volunteer Training, Assist with RA Training and Assist with Move-In Preparation Events

Wednesday, August 8

Welcome Week Volunteer Move-in

​Meet & Greet Dinner - 5 p.m. in Dining Commons

Thursday, August 9

Assist with “Behind Closed Doors” RA Training

Friday, August 17

Assist with returner Move-in Day

Saturday, August 18

Assist with Move-in Day and Welcome Weekend

Sunday, August 19

Assist with Welcome Weekend


If you have any questions about the process email Resident Director Betty Arias at