Application: New Orientation Leader

This year, FYP will be joining the UW's efforts to go green, and will be doing the application process strictly via Catalyst. 

The application will not allow for you to start, stop, and save your work as you go. Essay questions are listed below and we encourage you to compose your responses in Word and copy/paste into the application text box.  Encouraged word limits are listed after each essay question. Please note that the application consist of multiple demographic questions along with 5 essay questions and the submission of a photo.  

  1. Why do you want to be an Orientation Leader? What skills do you hope to develop or improve upon as an Orientation Leader and why? (100-250 words)
  2. Write about a time when an experience did not go as expected. Describe the experience and how you handled the outcome. (100-250 words)
  3. Tell us about a fellow peer that you view as a mentor/leader. List and explain some of their characteristics. How has this person impacted you? (100-250 words)
  4. When thinking about life outside the classroom, select one on-campus experience/involvement/employment. How has this impacted your learning and personal growth? (100-250 words)


Applications are now closed. We will reopen applications for next year in December 2017.