Orientation Leaders Small Groups

Orientation Leaders serve as the student ambassadors for Gonzaga University, New Student Orientation, Parent and Family Orientation and First Year Experience Program and Parent & Family Relations. They are instrumental in guiding our diverse first year, international, transfer, veteran and returning adult students during this important time of transition to life at Gonzaga University. As a Jesuit, Catholic institution, Orientation Leaders are vital in living out Gonzaga University’s mission where we “educate students for lives of leadership and service for the common good.” It is a volunteer position that provides important leadership opportunities.

Orientation Leader Positions:

Small Group Leader

As a Small Group Leader, you will be in charge of leading a group of 12 - 15 new students during Orientation Weekend as they begin the process of transitioning to life at Gonzaga. You will facilitate activities and discussions within your Small Group and will participate and assist with various events throughout Orientation Weekend.

Super Group Leader

As a Super Group Leader, you will be in charge of leading a group of 10 - 12 Small Group Leaders. You will be the primary line of communication between GUide Core and the Small Group Leaders. You will assist with various events throughout Orientation Weekend. You will also help facilitate Orientation Leader Training prior to Orientation Weekend and will receive several days of extra training in preparation for this responsibility.

Parent and Family Crew

Parent and Family Orientation runs congruently with New Student Orientation offering events, informational sessions, and socials for new Gonzaga families. As a member of Parent and Family Crew you will be on a team of 30 student leaders and will assist the Parent and Family office with all aspects of Parent and Family Orientation. You will serve as a resource and guide to incoming parents and families. In addition, you may support first year students and orientation leaders with additional events.

For more information, please feel free to email familycore@gonzaga.edu or stop by Parent and Family Relations, Crosby 022 Monday - Friday from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Event Leaders

As an Event Leader, you will work as part of a high-energy team to help ensure that Orientation Weekend runs smoothly and successfully! You will assist GUide Core and the First Year Experience Programs staff with event logistics and coordination and serve as a resource to answer questions and create a fun and welcoming environment throughout Orientation Weekend.

For more information, please feel free to email firstyearexperience@gonzaga.edu or stop by First Year Experience Programs, Crosby 110 Monday - Friday from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.


 

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