A successful Student Director will possess strong interpersonal skills, superior organizational abilities, a proven record of peer leadership, and a dedicated interest in student life at the University of Chicago. In order to apply to be a Student Director, you must have served previously as an Orientation Leader or Student Director.
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Student Directors will work closely with the College Programming Office (CPO) to serve as leads for all event preparation for one of the following programs or groups; Campus Crew, Chicago Urban Explorers (CUE), International Pre-Orientation (IPO), Orientation, and Transfer student initiatives. Each program will have two Student Directors.
Depending on the program you are chosen to work with this will include, leading and managing a group of Orientation Leaders or first-year participants, aiding in the facilitation of all behind the scenes efforts of Pre-Orientation and/or Orientation programming, as well as developing, planning, and implementing aspects of Orientation Team training. Student Directors are also expected to assist with the Student Activities and Resource Fair and Family Weekend during Autumn Quarter.
It is expected that all SDs live on campus throughout the duration of Pre-Orientation programming. All housing and meals during this time are provided by the CPO.
This position is designed for organized and flexible individuals who are willing and able to take initiative, lead peers, and work cooperatively in multiple teams. Applicants for this position must have served as a Student Director or Orientation Leader previously.
All dates and times are subject to change pending review from the College Programming Office and College Housing. Final dates and times will be provided on your contract.