Application

We are excited about your interest in becoming a Summer 2021 Orientation Counselor! The Office of Recruitment is seeking dedicated, team-oriented candidates who will be employed to represent Murray State University well to prospective students and their families.

Summer Orientation Counselors will serve as peer educators, group facilitators, performers, resource persons, role models and ambassadors for Murray State University. There are several stages to the selection process.

  1. APPLICATION - Apply here:

  2. RECOMMENDATIONS:

    • FIRST-TIME COUNSELOR RECOMMENDATION: Have one Recommendation Form completed by Murray State faculty or staff member. 

    • RETURNING COUNSELOR RECOMMENDATION:

      • Have one Recommendation Letter completed by a First Year Student.

      • Student must type the recommendation in letter format.

      • Student must not be a new member from your Greek Organization.

      • Your application is only considered complete once the recommendation has been received by Friday, October 9 @ 4:30 p.m.

    • Please have your recommender deliver the recommedation (s) to:

      Beth Acreman - Associate Director, New Student Programs
      121 Office of Recruitment
      1st Floor Curris Center
      Murray State University

  3. ATTEND AN INTEREST SESSION: Interest Sessions will help answer any questions you may have about the position and the responsibilities involved with the program. You MUST attend a session to complete your application. If you are unable to attend any session, please set up a meeting with Beth Acreman (New Student Programs Director) - email msu.newstudentprograms@murraystate.edu or call 270.809.3316. Interest Sessions will be held during the following times: 

    • Must register at: Summer Orientation Counselor Interest Session Registration

      • Tuesday, September 8, 2020 @ 11 a.m. 

      • Thursday, September 10, 2020 @ 3:30 p.m. 

      • Monday, September 14, 2020 @ 10 a.m. 

      • Wednesday, September 16, 2020 @ 3 p.m. 

      • Friday, September 18, 2020 @ 2 p.m.

  4. INTERVIEWS:

    • GROUP INTERVIEWS: After submitting the application and recommendation letter, please sign up for a group interview in the Office of Recruitment. Interviews will be held on:

      • October 14 @ 6 p.m. (Alexander Hall)

      • October 13 @ 6 p.m. (Alexander Hall)

    • INDIVIDUAL INTERVIEW: After submitting the application and recommendation letter, please sign up for an individual interview in the Office of Recruitment. Interviews will be held within the week of Monday, October 26 to Friday, October 30, 2020.

Questions? Please refer questions to:

New Student Programs (Beth Acreman)

Office of Recruitment
Murray State University

 

 

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