University of Southern Indiana

Welcome Week Leaders

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Applications for 2017 Welcome Week Leaders CLOSED! 

Welcome Week Leaders are expected to:

  • Create a welcoming and inclusive environment for all new students
  • Maintain a high energy level, enthusiasm and stamina when working long hours
  • Demonstrate a positive attitude and strong work ethic
  • Possess the ability to represent the University of Southern Indiana in a positive manner
  • Facilitate activities with small groups of students
  • Encourage attendance and participation at Welcome Week activities
  • Assist with housing check-in and new student move-in
  • Support and assist with all Eagle Experience-related programs
  • Assist with set-up and take-down on Welcome Week events
  • Maintain professionalism when working with new students
  • Complete miscellaneous duties as assigned


  • Confidence when leading a group of peers
  • Knowledge of campus resources and services
  • Leadership experience
  • Opportunity to be part of welcoming new USI students
  • Meet new students and fellow student leaders
  • Move in early to campus housing
  • Welcome Week T-shirts
  • Some meals provided


  • Must be a full-time, undergraduate student in good academic and disciplinary standing
  • Must have a 2.3 cumulative G.P.A. or above
  • Must be available for training prior to Welcome Week and entire Welcome Week program (August 13-23, 2017) 
  • Students who hold the following positions are ineligible to apply (due to conflicting time commitments and overlapping responsibilities): Resident Assistants and AMIGOs

Applications for 2017 Welcome Week Leaders CLOSED! 

New Welcome Week Leaders - Due March 24, 2017

If you have questions, please do not hesitate to contact Student Development Programs at 812-465-7167 or

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