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2015 New Student Orientation Committee Application

As you complete this application, please keep in mind that the New Student Orientation Program welcomes all new students, including first-year, transfer, visiting, and combined plan.  The application will close on Friday, January 30 at 12:00 pm.

For the Barnard Committee application, please click here

Compensation for 2015 NSOP Committee

  • Free housing during interim periods and summer terms
  • $4,500.00 stipend to be paid throughout the summer (an additional $500.00 for NSOP student chair)
  • Two weeks of vacation during the summer

Important Dates for 2015 NSOP Committee

Please review the important dates and information for the 2015 NSOP committee. Students must be available for ALL dates listed below to be considered for the positions. 

  • Must be available for spring trainings taking place every Friday from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. beginning on Friday, February 27, and concluding on Friday, May 1.  There will not be a training on Friday, March 20
  • Must be available for spring retreat on Saturday, March 7, from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Must be available for spring CC/OL training on Wednesday, May 6 (Time TBD)
  • Must attend the orientation retreat from Tuesday, May 26 - Thursday, May 28
  • Work 30 hours/week during June and July
  • Work 40 hours/week during August
  • First day of full-time work is Monday, June 1
  • NSOP Committee receives two weeks of vacation during the summer. The vacations are set for Monday, June 29 - Friday, July 3, and Monday, August 3 - Friday, August 7
  • Be present for the duration of the 2015 NSOP (Sunday, August 30 - Monday, September 7)
Applicant Information
All fields are required.
Desired Position

Please rank the position (first, second, third) for which you are applying (see job descriptions for explanation).

  • NSOP Student Chair
  • Student Leader Coordinator
  • Academic and Educational Coordinator
  • Social Events Coordinator
  • Social Media and Marketing Coordinator
Short Answer Questions

Please limit your responses to 250 words or less.

Including Clubs/Organizations, Internships, employment, etc.
Short Answer Questions Continued
Please limit your responses to 250 words or less.
Try to include an example that relates to the position you are applying for.
Schedule of Availability

Interviews for the 2015 Committee will be a two step process. First, candidates will be invited to participate in a group interview with other candidates. After the group interview, candidates may be invited to participate in an individual interview to meet directly with the NSOP staff. Please mark ALL the times you are available for a group interview on Friday, February 6, as well as for individual interviews from Tuesday, February 10 - Thursday, February 12, 2015.

Must choose at least one 2-hour session. If you are available for both time slots, please choose both.

Authorizing Signature

By clicking "Submit" I acknowledge that I am a currently enrolled undergraduate student in Columbia College or The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science in good University standing. I understand that I must remain in good University standing in order to be an orientation leader. I agree that my academic and disciplinary status may be verified by the Center for Student Advising and the Office of Judicial Affairs and Community Standards. I understand that submitting this application takes the place of my legal signature, and that I affirm all the information contained herein is true and accurate to the best of my knowledge.

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