Interested in Becoming a PUEO Leader?

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What is the PUEO Leadership Program?
Peer Undergraduate Engagement and Orientation Leadership Program. The University of Hawai`i-West O`ahu is hiring enthusiastic and responsible students to serve as PUEO Leaders. This is an exciting opportunity to help new freshman students become acclimated to the university and campus life. PUEO Leaders will assist with the orientation program, various summer activities and provide ongoing support to freshman students throughout their first year of college by serving as mentors. If you’re interested in making a difference on campus and participating in an opportunity to develop leadership skills, this is the right opportunity for you.

Stipend
$1800 ($800 Summer, $500 Fall, & $500 Spring) plus free UHWO swag, food and other benefits

Activities
New Student & ‘Ohana Orientations
Freshman Experience Day
Summer Bridge
Freshman & ‘Ohana Reception
Peer Mentoring
Freshman Seminar Assistant
Campus Activities
Admissions Recruitment Events

Qualifications
•Currently enrolled in good academic standing with a minimum 2.5 G.P.A.
•Minimum 24 credit hours completed by the end of Spring 2013 semester
•Full-time student status for duration of employment (excluding summer)
•Possess a positive attitude and willing to serve as a representative of UHWO
•Enthusiasm to improve
•Comfortable working with diverse students and communities
•Eager to help new students and get them off to a strong start
•Demonstrate professionalism in personal actions, dedication and following directions
•Be flexible and adaptable to any situation
•Self-disciplined and self-motivated
•Demonstrate concern for others
•Communicate effectively with administration, staff, students and guests
•Willingness to facilitate icebreakers and group activities

How to Apply
Send completed application, resume and cover letter to josephlm@hawaii.edu or drop off a paper copy at the C-237 Advising  Office. In the cover letter, please address the following: 1.Why do you want to be a PUEO Leader, 2.How will freshmen benefit from you and 3.What do you want to get out of the program. DEADLINE is April 1, 2013 to submit application.