Orientation Leaders

Orientation Leaders are role models, student leaders, and resources who play a critical role in serving new students and families during Passport Week. 

They are the front line staff to facilitate the transition and initiate student integration into the University community. Orientation Leaders provide institutional memory and communicate HPU's culture and traditions.

Are you interested in joining the Orientation Leader team? Applications for Fall semester will be accepted beginning February of the prior school year. Read below for information about responsibilities, qualifications and commitment.

About the Position

  • Serve as a role model for incoming new students.

  • Facilitate small groups, mingle with students and families, and share your HPU experience during orientation week.

  • Address students’ curricular and co-curricular questions and concerns.

  • Foster relationships among new students, including small group discussions, meals, information sessions, and evening activities.

  • Provide administrative support for Passport Week, including event set-up and clean-up, information sessions and activities.

  • Full-time student with 2.5 cumulative GPA or higher.

  • Committed to and enthusiastic about the HPU mission and student experience.

  • Strong interpersonal, communication, and leadership skills.

  • Ability to work well with a diverse group of students, family members, faculty, and staff.

  • Knowledge of the HPU support systems (e.g., departments, people, resources, opportunities, services, and policies)

  • Previous experience in co-curricular activities and leadership positions.

  • Arriving or residing in Honolulu during OL Training and New Student Orientation.

  • Available mid August for training and Passport Week.

  • Place: Downtown Campus, HLC, ATM and/or various locations on island

  • Hours: Time will vary on different days, however, the majority of the work will land on a handful of days for training and Passport Week.

  • Position Type: Volunteer

Contact the Office of First Year Experience!

Phone: 808-544-0277

Email: readysetgo@hpu.edu

Address: 1 Aloha Tower Drive, Honolulu, HI 96813