• Strong interpersonal communication skills: be ready to listen and respond to individuals' questions and concerns; the ability to help others problem-solve and make decisions.
  • Public speaking abilities: be comfortable interacting with audiences from 1- 350 people.
  • Commitment: be attentive to the responsibilities of the Orientation Leader position, the Orientation Leader team, First Year Programs staff, and the UW.
  • Multitasking: be able to balance a variety of activities, including academics and extra-curricular activities.