2016 Orientation Team Recruitment

Posted: October 9, 2015

Are you interested in making a difference in the lives of new Penn Staters? Do you want to spend the summer in State College? The 2016 Orientation Team selection process is currently underway!

The Office for Student Orientation & Transition Programs is looking for diverse, dedicated, enthusiastic, resourceful, and motivated undergraduate students to join the 2016 Orientation Team. As a member of the OTeam, you will help us welcome over 10,000 incoming PSU students, build lasting friendships, perfect your public speaking, grow personally and professional. You’ll also build transferable job skills for internships and a career.

If you want to make a positive impact and help ease the transition into the Tradition, here’s what you need to do: • Have completed 24 credits by the end of the Spring 2016 semester • Plan to be enrolled at University Park in the Fall 2016 semester • Be in good academic and judicial standing with the University • Attend an OTeam interest session during the month of October • Be available to enroll in CSA397B: Leadership Development through Orientation. (spring semester, Tuesdays from 6pm-8pm) • Be able to work New Student Orientation: Monday, May 9-Wednesday, July 20, 2016

To learn more about the OTeam, stop by an interactive interest session in October:

Monday October 12th 10:00am-11:15am HUB 129 B Tuesday October 13th 8:30am-9:45am HUB 129 C and 2:30pm-3:45pm HUB 129 C Wednesday October 14th 10:00am-11:15am HUB 129 B and 2:30pm-3:45pm HUB 129 B Thursday October 15th 8:30am-9:45am HUB 134, 10:00am-11:15am HUB 134, and 2:30pm-3:45pm HUB 134

You’ll also need to apply for the OTeam. You can do that by visiting There’s no need to apply before you attend the interest session, but if you do, we’ll contact you to make a reservation for your preferred time.

Say YES to your best summer at Penn State and #KhakiUp!