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Summer Orientation Assistant

APPLICATIONS DUE BY 11:59 PM ON NOVEMBER 20TH! Apply here!

Being a part of the Blue Crew not only means being in Asheville in June, but also the opportunity to have influence on the next group of students to make their impact at UNC Asheville.  Orientation Assistants aid new students and their families into campus life by sharing important information about resources and support services.  It is a great opportunity to meet new people, grow as a leader, and have a great time doing so!

Benefits

  • Professional development
  • Summer Housing
  • Meals during Summer Programming (June Days, Pre-Orientation, and Aug EmBark)
  • $12/hr pay for new employees, +$1/hr for each summer you return to the position [estimated 100-150 hours for the full Summer]
    • flexible schedule outside of firm program dates to accommodate summer classes or other summer responsibilities

Schedule

Spring Semester 2023

  • Paid Training and Professional Development

Summer 2023 (May-August)

  • Assist with Administrative tasks
    • Help prep for June Welcome days
    • Answer emails and phone calls
    • Print and organize materials
    • Follow up communication with students and families
  • Work Summer Welcome Days June 12th, 19th, and 23rd
    • Lead a group of incoming students for the day of programming
  • Work July Pre-Orientation 9th-14th and/or 16th-21st
    • Lead a Pre-Orientation group through the full week of programming (option to participate in both weeks or work one depending on your schedule)
  • Work August EmBark (August 9th-14th)
    • Lead a group of incoming students through the week of programming