Student-Staff Hiring

Merrill Student Leaders


Orientation Leaders

Application for 2021-2022 will open up in Spring Quarter 2021

Merrill College looks for responsible students who are committed, invested, and active members of the community interested in becoming Orientation Leaders. Orientation Leaders (OL's)  assist with opening day and orientation week events. OL’s are expected to fully participate in training and campus move in. OL’s must have strong interpersonal communication skills with people from diverse backgrounds and experiences. OL’s must be comfortable with public speaking and an ability to lead and mentor new students as well as orient them to the college and campus. OL’s should have at least one year in residence at Merrill.

Program Assistants

Application for 2021-2022 is currently open (closes February 28, 2021) and more information can be found in the CHES/ARCH Student Leader Application

Programs Assistants (PAs) are members of the College Student Life Team and are primarily responsible for creating, implementing, and evaluating community-wide programs/events at their college. They also serve as a resource for students and are an active community leader of their college.

This position requires demonstrated ability to exercise consistent good judgment, discretion, sensitivity, leadership, creativity, follow-through, and attention to detail.

Questions? Email the Merrill Programs & Leadership Office at

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