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Orientation Leaders

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What is an Orientation Leader?

An Orientation Leader is a student who is well respected, academically successful and a leader in the community.

Orientation Leaders are role models as well as a source of support and information.  They play a major role in facilitating the adjustment of new students and their families to the WNMU community throughout the first year of school.

What do Orientation Leaders do?

        Greet, Welcome, Move and check in students as they arrive on campus

        Fosters a positive transition to residence life for new students by creating an atmosphere in which students can get to know each other and feel comfortable interacting with each other.

        Provides administrative support for the program

        Helps plan future orientations

        Attends and participate in all Orientation activities

        Promotes interaction by facilitating first year student groups to attend events on and off campus

        Answers social and academic questions in a professional manor

        Models good student behavior by respecting and valuing other students as individuals

        Serves as a recruiter for future Orientation Leaders

        They are available for OL activities at least 5 hours per week

 

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