Apply to be an Orientation Leader

Apply for the 2017 Orientation Leader Team!

Selection to be a member of California State University, San Bernardino’s (CSUSB) Student Orientation Advising and Registration (SOAR) Team is an honor and a rewarding opportunity for your personal and professional growth. Orientation and First Year Experience selects mature and dedicated student leaders to assist with the implementation of the freshman and transfer student SOAR programs and parent and family orientations. Orientation team members serve as peer educators, resource contacts, and role models to the new incoming freshmen and transfer students. They are also instrumental in helping newly admitted freshmen and transfer students, and their families in their adjustment and transition to CSUSB.

Mandatory Information Sessions

Interested in becoming a part of our team for summer 2017? Attend a MANDATORY information session to hear from current and past SOAR team members about their experiences, learn about the application process, and ask any questions you have about the position. Orientation Leader applications are not considered complete until you have attended an Information Session.

Information Session Date Time Location
Information Session Wednesday, October 26 4:00 PM SMSU 217/218
Information Session Tuesday, November 1 12:30 PM SMSU 215/216
Information Session Thursday, November 3 6:00 PM SMSU 217/218
Information Session Thursday, November 10 12:00 PM Village Square (Serrano Village)
Information Session Tuesday, November 15 12:30 PM SMSU 217/218
Information Session Friday, November 18 12:00 PM SMSU 217/218


Orientation Leader Application Information

Make sure to read the 

 before applying: it has tentative training and work dates, information on the application and selection process, and general information about qualifications and expectations of our SOAR team members.

2017 Team Selection Timeline

Below you will find our timeline for our 2017 selection process.

Event Date
Applications Available Wednesday, October 26
Wednesday, October 26 Wednesday, November 23 at 4:00 PM
Group Interviews Saturday, December 10
Individual Interview Invitation Notification Thursday, December 15
Individual Interviews Thursday - Friday, January 5 - 6, 2017
Selection Announcement Friday, January 20, 2017 

Applications for our 2017 team are now closed.

Please check back in Fall 2017 for information about applying for the 2018 team.


Contact Orientation and First Year Experience at (909) 537-5233 or

or stop by our office in SU 204