International Student Orientation Leaders
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Apply to be an International Student Orientation Leader for next semester’s International Student Orientation! Orientation leaders will help the new international students move in to their residence hall rooms, give campus tours, participate in social events, and serve as a resource for the students. In turn, orientation leaders will get the opportunity to meet and build friendships with our newest international students from around the world.
When is the next International Student Orientation?
The incoming international students will arrive on Monday, January 13, 2014, and they will all participate in International Student Orientation from January 14-18, 2014.
What do International Student Orientation Leaders do?
International Student Orientation leaders must commit to and be available to participate in a pre-orientation training session and in the following activities:
|Monday, January 13||12:30-1:30 p.m.||Orientation Leader Training, Royce Hall 110|
|Monday, January 13||9 p.m.||Assist with new international student arrival/move-in|
|Tuesday, January 14||8:45 a.m.-8 p.m.||Assist with the first day of orientation|
|Wednesday, January 15||3:30-4:30 p.m.||Assist students during meal plan session|
|Wednesday, January 15||5:15-7:30 p.m.||Lead students to Steve's Pizza and attend pizza party/game night at Steve's Pizza|
|Thursday, January 16||4:30-5:15 p.m.||Assist with General Education session|
|Thursday, January 16||5:15-7:30 p.m.||Lead students to First English Lutheran Church and attend potluck|
|Friday, January 17||10:30 a.m.-Noon||Assist with registration|
|January 13-16||Various||Orientation leaders are also invited to join the group for several meals during orientation week free of charge.|
This is an unpaid position, but this experience will be unforgettable as you get the opportunity to meet students from all over the world and develop your leadership and cross-cultural communication skills.
All current UW-Platteville undergraduate and graduate students (both U.S. citizens and international students) are welcome to apply. Each applicant will be screened through the Wisconsin Circuit Court Access.
How do I apply?
Apply online by the deadline.
Deadline to apply
Deadline for applying to be a fall semester Orientation Leader is May 1. Deadline for applying to be a spring semester Orientation Leader is December 1.
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Spring 2014 orientation schedule coming soon! Please check back later.
Friday, December 6, 2013 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Thursday, December 12, 2013 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Friday, December 13, 2013 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Tuesday, December 31, 2013
Tuesday, January 14, 2014 - 8:00am to Saturday, January 18, 2014 - 8:00pm