The Orientation Leader position is an opportunity to assist incoming freshmen, transfer students, and their families in their transition to Drake University. Orientation Leaders work along side faculty and staff to implement the Summer Orientation program. The purpose of the Summer Orientation program is to connect students with their academic college or school, facilitate their first semester course registration, and give them a preview of life at Drake.
Dates and locations are as follows:
Attendance at the information sessions is not required but is highly encouraged.
Orientation Leaders are selected in February and a complete listing of important date for OLs is listed here.
Please note: The online application will expire after four hours, we suggest viewing at the questions on the downloadable application then completing it online.
The selection process is in no way meant to be intimidating; our primary goal is to make sure that we have the opportunity to evaluate all of the candidates from as many perspectives as possible. We hope to give all applicants the chance to exhibit their best qualities and to share how they might contribute to the Orientation Leader staff.