Apply to Be an Orientation Leader

The Office of the Dean of Students is excited to announce that we are now accepting Orientation Leader applications! The team of Orientation Leaders will be tasked with supporting new students’ transitions into academic and social life at Sewanee. Beginning in August, these leaders will work with a small group of new students to guide them through the four days of Orientation programming. After classes begin, the Orientation Leaders will be expected to maintain relationships with their small group and contribute to other first-year programming.

We are looking for energetic and responsible students who are enthusiastic about Sewanee and ready to serve as positive role models for our newest students. Students from all class years may apply, provided that they plan to enroll in classes in Sewanee during the Advent semester. To learn more about the position, please review the 2019 Orientation Leader Position Description‌.

The Orientation Leader application is due by 11:59pm on Monday, April 15th, 2019. The Assistant Director of Residential Life, Bobby Silk, will communicate directly with applicants for the position about the remainder of the selection process.

Apply Online

All applicants are required to submit an application online through Engage. The application can be accessed here.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Bobby Silk (Assistant Director of Residential Life), or Katie Bender and/or Jared Williams (Student Directors of Orientation).