Friday, April 21, 2023

Deadline extended: Apply to be a CSE orientation peer leader by Wednesday, April 26

CSE Academic Advising is seeking current CSE students to serve as orientation Peer Leaders for summer 2023. This is a fun summer job that will help you build your resume with communication and leadership skills while welcoming new students to the University of Minnesota. The application deadline has been extended to Wednesday, April 26.
Gain valuable leadership skills while you share your experiences as a CSE student!

CSE Academic Advising is seeking current CSE students to serve as orientation Peer Leaders for summer 2023. Peer Leaders have the unique opportunity to partner with CSE Academic Advising and other Student Services staff in welcoming and acclimating new students to the College of Science and Engineering.

Peer Leaders serve as resources for incoming freshmen and transfer students during one of their most important experiences—orientation. Peer Leaders will develop and refine their leadership skills by:
  • Presenting information to incoming students in one-on-one and group settings
  • Providing logistical support to the CSE Academic Advising team in preparing for and leading orientation sessions
  • Assisting CSE Academic Advising in facilitating activities to prepare new students for registration and their transition to the University
  • Working collaboratively with peers and CSE Student Services staff
  • Enrolled in the College of Science and Engineering for fall 2023
  • Good academic standing
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Flexible, positive, and energetic
  • Sound problem-solving skills
  • Ability to take initiative
  • Excellent customer service and organizational skills
  • Desire to share their experiences as a CSE student with incoming freshman and transfer students.
Preference will be given to students with a diverse, involved experience at the University. Presentation experience is strongly preferred as candidates will present often during employment. Preference also will be given to candidates who are not planning to take summer classes.
    For more information and to apply, visit the University of Minnesota employment site, click the "Students" button, and search for Job ID #354532. The deadline to apply is Wednesday, April 26, 2023.

    If you have questions, please contact Kyle Kunzmann at

    CSE Academic Advising