Student Leadership & Employment

Student Leadership & Employment

Live it! Lead it! Love it!

Our office takes great pride in being a source of student leadership development. We employ, train and develop more than 80 student leaders during the course of an academic year. We have four levels of leadership opportunities and encourage any student interested in enhancing their leadership skills while giving back to new students, their families and the UD community to apply and join our team. The recruitment process begins each fall semester and includes an application and interview. Contact our office for more detailed information.

Recruitment Quick Facts

info session

Interested in becoming a Student Coordinator, Blue Crew Counselor, or Orientation Leader?

The following are times, dates and locations for information sessions regarding the positions:

Information Session 1
Time: 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Date: February 25, 2019
Location: Kennedy Union, Room 211

Information Session 2
Time: 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Date: March 5, 2019
Location: Kennedy Union, Room 211


Applications for Blue Crew Counselors and Orientation Leaders are due Thursday, March 7, 2019 by 4 p.m.

Opportunities for Undergraduate Students

Student Coordinator

Blue Crew Counselor 

Orientation Leader

Click here to learn more!

Recruitment Process

Fall Semester

Our fall recruitment process consists fo applications and interviews for Student Coordinators, Blue Crew Counselors and Orientation Leaders.  Student Coordinators participate in individual interviews and Blue Crew Counselors and Orientation Leaders participate in a group interview process.

Spring Semester

Our spring recruitment process consists of applications and interviews to fill any remaining 2019 Blue Crew Counselor and Orientation Leader positions. Both positions participate in a group interview process.

Applications for NSO 2019 are available on 1850.

Opportunities for Graduate students

Graduate Assistant

Graduate Intern

Recruitment Process

The office of New Student Programs offers two distinct opportunities for graduate students, the Graduate Assistantship and the Graduate Internship.  The graduate assistantship is a year round contracted and paid position that is filled through the Division of Student Developments' Graduate Assistant Interview Conference.  The graduate internship is a non-paid credit based experience that satisfies graduate degree program requirements for Higher Ed and College Student Personnel graduate students.  The internships are secured by meeting with the Director of New Student Programs and are offered each semester.

For more information, please click here for graduate assistantship and here for graduate programs at UD.


Student Transitions and Family Programs

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Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 0911