International Orientation Assistant

Become an international orientation assistant!

Responsibilities include:

  • Must attend a New International Orientation Assistant meeting in April (date and time TBC).
  • Must be able to return to USI in early August to attend the required training and to be ready to assist our new students. Training will last about 3-4 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, groceries 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 monthly Small World Programs which are organized by International Orientation Assistants
  • Follow-up contact with new students during the academic year
  • Assist International Admissions with recruitment efforts
  • Be available to participate in Spring International Student Orientation and IEP mid-semester orientations (as needed)

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 and spring semesters

Applications for the 2022-2023 academic year will be available mid-March.

If you have any questions about the application or position, please contact Emi Zlatkovska


International Programs - Main office

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