International Orientation Volunteer

International Student Services seeks 3-5 upper class students to serve as International Orientation Leaders.  APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 1, 2018.

Selected candidates will serve as a student leader during international orientation (August 30 - September 4),  The international orientation leader helps new international students adjust to campus, learn about resources, and help to facilitate the orientation program.  In addition, orientation leaders serve as a source of information about  campus, learning about the United States and Appleton, Wisconsin, and learning how to navigate curricular and co-curricular options at Lawrence University.

Compensation:  Volunteer position (unpaid), volunteer hours on co-curricular record.  Room and board will be provided between August 30 - September 7.

Expected workload and time commitment: Approximately 40 hours/week between August 30 - September 7.

International Orientation Leader Application

Upper class students, if you are interested in serving as an International Orientation Leader please complete the following form.  Expectations of the match include:

  • Volunteering during International Orientation and Welcome Week (August 30 - September 7)
  • Being willing and able to get to know and support  new international students in formal and informal settings.
  • Answering any questions about curricular and co-curricular options at Lawrence.
  • Referring students to the ISS Office if needed.
  • Completing the "Think about It" training (if you have not already) so you can support incoming freshmen who are required to take the training. 
  • Completing Bystander Intervention Training (if you have not already) so you can support and refer to appropriate resources during your mentoring duties.

Contact with any questions.

This question is included to prevent automated spam submissions; it is not presented to logged-in users.

Facebook Twitter Instagram YouTube