New Student Programs Staff Positions
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Debut Leader Information (orientation, advisement, and registration staff)
Debut Leaders play a key role in beginning the transition of over 3,000 new students and their families by
guiding and leading them through their first experiences at EIU. Debut Leaders have the unique opportunity
to be the first face of the University presented to incoming students and families. Individuals selected will
participate in various training and leadership development activities as well as be responsible for making
new students’ experience during Debut & Prowl fun, eventful, and informative. (This position requires individuals to work at EIU during the summer.)
Senior Prowl Leader Information (fall/spring transition staff)
Senior Prowl Leaders play a key role in continuing the transition of over 3,000 new students and their
families by guiding and leading new students through their first weeks at EIU. Senior Prowl Leaders will
have the opportunity to build relationships, interact with University staff and faculty, and lead a team of
Prowl Leaders. Individuals selected will assist with the selection and training of Prowl Leaders, serve as
mentors and role models, and be responsible for making new students’ experience during Prowl fun, eventful, and informative. (This position requires individuals to return to campus 10 days prior to the start of the fall semester and/or 3 days prior to the spring semester.)
Transfer Transition Leader Information (orientation and transition staff)
New Student Programs proudly welcomes transfer students and their families to EIU through two unique programs: the Orientation, Advisement, and Registration (Debut) Program and the Transition (Prowl) Program. Transfer Transition Leaders will serve their fellow transfers during both of these programs in a variety of ways including leading small groups, facilitating educational sessions and being a resource to transfer students in the residence halls.