Orientation Opportunities

The Office of New Student Transition Programs hires passionate undergraduate student leaders each year to facilitate transitional programming. Students must be comfortable working in intense team environments, speaking in front of groups of students, and have a deep connection to Indiana State University.

The job descriptions are available as a resource to better understand the job requirements of each position. If you still have questions about the position, email us at orientation@indstate.edu.

several student leaders gathered around the fountain for a group photo
several student leaders gathered in the Arch at Oakley Place for a group photo
Transition Mentor

The Transition Mentor position is an outstanding opportunity to meet and mentor a diverse, dynamic group of individuals in order to help prepare them for their experience at State. They are essential in helping to facilitate the adjustment of new students to the ISU community. Mentors play a key role in the transition of new students through summer communication, State Engage, and State Welcome. Training begins the week prior to move-in, allowing Transition Mentors to beat the rush and move-in on campus early.

The Transition Mentor application is open until March 4th on the New Student Transition Programs Treehouse page.

Sycamore Welcome Master of Ceremony

The Sycamore Welcome Master of Ceremony is a student who starts the show, introduces speakers, and keeps the energy high throughout the event. Sycamore Welcome is the kick-off to State Engage and is a time for incoming students to connect with one another while also getting to know what their time at State may be like. If you are looking for a way to motivate new students and connect with the campus community, we encourage you to apply!

The Sycamore Welcome Master of Ceremony application is open until April 3rd on the New Student Transtion Programs Treehouse page.

Sycamore Welcome Student Speaker

The Sycamore Welcome Student Speaker is a student who will share their State story with the Class of 2024 at the kick-off to State Engage. This is a great opportunity for a student to share about their transition into State and how the university has positively impacted their lives, both academically and personally! If you are looking to motivate students and share some inspirational words to the campus community, we encourage you to apply!

The Sycamore Welcome Student Speaker application is open until April 3rd on the New Student Transition Programs Treehouse page.