Student Opportunities

Are you a current student interested in welcoming new Mustangs to the Hilltop? We’d love for you to join our team! The office of Orientation & Transitions offers two unique positions for students seeking orientation and professional experience.

Orientation Leader

Need plans for the summer? Orientation Leaders plan the production and execution of orientation events during Stampede. The Orientation leader is a paid, full-time position, serves as an applicable internship and offers unique real-world experience and professional development. 

Apply Now to be a 2024 Orientation Leader

Deadline to apply is March 1, 2024.
Interested in learning more? If you missed the in-person information sessions, email orientation@smu.edu to schedule a personal session via zoom.

 
students yelling for fun during stampede kickoff in moody coliseum

Stampede Guide

Stampede Guides serve as leaders for student “crews” during the week of Stampede to help students acclimate to academic and social life before their first week of classes. This student volunteer position helps provide a welcoming and informative experience for new students! If you are interested in helping students learn about campus traditions, what it’s like to become a college student, and connecting students to the resources they need to be successful, then this position is right for you!

Applications open on March 18th

For more information, email orientation@smu.edu.