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For any New Student Orientation questions, please email orientation@rit.edu

Orientation Team

Eric M. Pope

Associate Director
empccl@rit.edu | 585-475-6128
Campus Center - 03-1629

Hometown: Port Vue, Pennsylvania
Favorite place to eat: Dogtown
Favorite thing to do in Rochester:
Going to the Strong Museum with my son

Jacqui Stack

Assistant Director
jmsccl@rit.edu | 585-475-6055
Campus Center - 03-2017

Hometown: North Chili, NY
Favorite place to eat: Good Luck
Favorite thing to do in Rochester:
Supporting local businesses, and third-wave coffee shop hopping with my husband

Anne Elliott

Communications Coordinator | Orientation Leadership Team
ahenso@rit.edu | 585-475-7995

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Moona Guo

Development Coordinator | Orientation Leadership Team
cxgnso@rit.edu | 585-475-7995

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Emily Gray

Programming Coordinator | Orientation Leadership Team
exgnso@rit.edu | 585-475-7995

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Luke Heary

Development Coordinator | Orientation Leadership Team
ldhnso@rit.edu | 585-475-7995

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Ethan Soltis

Programming Coordinator | Orientation Leadership Team
edsnso@rit.edu | 585-475-7995

Hometown: Topsfield, MA
Favorite place to eat: Ox & Stone
Favorite thing to do in Rochester:
Trying out new restaurants with friends

Chiara Young

Development Coordinator | Orientation Leadership Team
csynso@rit.edu | 585-475-7995

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Orientation Leadership Team 

Orientation Leadership Team

Our Orientation Leadership Team committee members are current RIT students who work with us year-round to assist in the coordination and implementation of activities and events related to New Student Orientation and the leadership development and training for our student staff.  Typically, the committee members have previous experience serving on the Orientation Team, but new applicants are also welcome to apply.

O-Team

  • Orientation Supervisors provide leadership and supervision to a team of Orientation Leaders. Supervisors serve as role models during Orientation Leader training and New Student Orientation programs. Typically, we select 18 Supervisors.
  • Orientation Program Assistants (OPAs) play a key role in ensuring smooth operations of various processes that contribute to the productivity and efficiency of New Student Orientation. OPAs help to manage the New Student Orientation office during New Student Orientation as well as handle many administrative tasks.

Orientation Leaders

Orientation Leaders (OLs) are responsible for facilitating the transition of a group of first year and transfers students representing multiple programs from across the university during New Student Orientation.

Recruitment for OLs begins February 20, 2019 and runs through March 2, 2019.

In order to apply, you must attend one of the following information sessions where you will learn more about the position, responsibilities, and application process.

  • February 20th at 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the SAU 1829 Room
  • February 21st at 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. in the Campus Center Reading Room
  • February 22nd at 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the Hale-Andrews Student Life Center - Room 1325
  • February 24th at 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. in Nathaniel Rochester Hall - Room 1250
  • February 25th at 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the Campus Center Reading Room


Interpreting available upon request. To request interpreting, please email orientation@rit.edu 

Contact

Location

Campus Center, Building 3, Suite 1610

Hours

Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm EST

Mailing Address

New Student Orientation, Rochester Institute of Technology 127 Lomb Memorial Drive, Rochester, NY, 14623-5608

Email

orientation@rit.edu

Phone

585-475-7995

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