Student Leaders

Student Leaders will welcome students to campus during Orientation. They work with the First Year Students one–on–one and show them what CU is all about! Not only will this be a great leadership opportunity, but you will also be given free summer housing and meals.

Must have a cumulative GPA of a 2.0 or higher
Must have completed at least one semester at Cheyney University
Must be a continuing student at Cheyney University in Fall 2013
Must be an excellent communicator who is energetic, personable, and reliable
Own khaki and or black colored
 Pants or Knee length shorts
Must be able to work the entire summer (i.e., not be involved in any outside meetings, classes or other activities that may intrude with the Orientation schedule)
Must NOT have any open judicials
Free Summer Housing
Earn Community Service Hours
Gain leadership skills
Be a part of a team of dedicated, hard-working, spirited students who love Cheyney
Build your resume
Play a vital role in helping entering freshmen and transfer students transition to Cheyney University
Take advantage of networking opportunities - meet faculty and staff from all over campus
Be punctual, reliable, and conscientious in the performance of all responsibilities
Attend all  Student Leader training sessions in its entirety
Prepare Orientation and Discovery week materials (stuff folders, make name tags, etc.) and assist with orientation logistics
Welcoming and transitioning  students and families to campus during Orientation and Discovery Week
Familiarize new students and families with campus services, activities, and building locations
Facilitate ice breakers and team building activities with new students and families
Preform skits surrounding first year student concerns
Learn and perform the Cheyney Shuffle
Must be able to live on campus from June 23, 2013 until July 31, 2013
Must be able to attend all Orientation dates  from 7:00am to 5:00pm
All other duties as assigned
Time Commitment
June 23, 2013 until July 31, 2013
How To Apply
Submit application using this link by April 5, 2013 at 5:00pm
Submit your resume to Ms. Alexander by April 5, 2013 at 5:00pm via email at
Submit your letter of recommendation at the time of interview in a signed and sealed envelope using this link
You can also print a hard copy form of the Student Leader Job Description

Please note that NOT all applicants will be contacted for an interview