University of Southern Indiana

International Orientation Assistant

Become an international orientation assistant!

Responsibilities include:

  • Participate in training for International Orientation Assistant (about 3 hours)
  • Assist CIP Office with logistics before, during and after orientation week (stuffing packets, contacting new students before arrival, etc.)
  • Airport Greetings - meet new students at the airport (or bus station) and help them settle into their room
  • Shopping - take students to the store to get linens, blankets, toiletries and other necessary items after their arrival
  • Assist with various orientation sessions - give adequate and useful information about campus life such as meal plans, laundry, athletic gym and shuttle bus, etc.
  • Tours - join students on the half day tours of Evansville and New Harmony
  • Transportation - help students learn to navigate the bus system and getting around Evansville
  • Help organize fun activities - such as pizza party, bowling, etc.
  • Assist with and organize extended orientation activities – first week of classes and periodically throughout fall and spring, including the Small World programs
  • Follow-up contact with new students during the semester

What are the benefits?

  • Student hourly pay (minimum wage)
  • Broaden your horizons
  • Enhance your leadership and communications skills
  • Meet new people and an exciting start to the fall semester

Applications will be available for the 2018-2019 academic year in late March.  

Contact Heidi Gregori-Gahan


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