Career Center

Student Leader Selection


Congratulations to our 2022-2023 student leader staff — check back in January to apply for the 2023-2024 team!

Student Leader Selection is a collaboration between multiple offices and programs to identify and hire students for leadership positions across campus. These are paid student employee positions through which students have the chance to positively impact campus, increase engagement, and develop highly sought-after professional skills. The Student Leader Selection process provides a simplified approach to learning about and applying for these roles.

Apply for a student leader position (opens Jan. 17)

2022 Selection Timeline

  • Jan. 17: Online application becomes available
  • Jan. 18, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.: Tabling in the Atwood Main Lounge. Stop by and show us a screenshot of your completed application for a free Husky Swag Bag!
  • Feb. 7: Online applications close 11:59 p.m.
  • Feb. 15-March 4: Interviews & Group Process
  • March 18: Decision letters will sent to applicants via email
  • March 25: Acceptance Deadline

Student Leader Positions

Below you will find a list of open positions for the 2022-2023 academic year, along with their job description. If you have questions about specific positions, you are encouraged to reach out to the respective contact.

University Ambassadors

Orientation Student Coordinator

Orientation Leader

Student Advisors

Peer Career Advisor

Peer Mentor

Characteristics of Student Leader Candidates

In addition to the job-related duties outlined in the position descriptions above, these are characteristics and requirements we seek in student leader candidates:



You will be able to apply for all of the currently open student leader positions with one application, beginning Jan. 17. We recommend drafting your answers (4-5 sentences) to the required essay questions in Microsoft Word, where you can use grammar and spelling checks, and pasting them into the application when you are ready to submit.

Essay Questions




Can I apply for more than one position?

How many hours can I/do I have to work?

Can I accept more than one role?

What does the training commitment look like?

Why should I do it?

What do Student Leadership positions pay?

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