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Leadership and Involvement

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Many student leadership positions are available. Following are the positions and a small description of each.

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Academic Year Positions

  • Resident Advisor

The primary responsibility of the Resident Advisor is to provide safety and security while building community in each of the residential halls and suites. Community building is accomplished through programs, socials, and enforcing community standards established by University Housing Services and by the residents of a building.

 

  • Resident Life Intern (Six focus areas)

  • The primary responsibility of the Resident Life Intern Advisor is to work closely with the Area Coordinator to provide leadership and collaborate for the overall management of the residential communities. In addition to these general responsibilities, there are six focus areas for the RLI position:

    • Academic Development: Responsible for supporting departmental initiatives promoting academic achievement and to support college-themed floors and themed communities.
    • Conduct Initiatives: Responsible for promoting departmental initiatives to proactively inform residents of UHS policy and discouraging violations.
    • Program Enrichment and Social Responsibility: Tasked with promoting departmental initiatives on Sustainability, Social Justice, and Service.
    • Leadership and Recognition: Tasked with coordinating a council of student leaders in the residential communities, and serving as a liaison between staff and IHC and NRHH student leadership.
    • First Year First Step: Tasked with promoting the development of the First Year First Step Program and to develop new and continuing programmatic initiatives to support residential students.
    • Transfer Student Success: Responsible for develop new and continuing programmatic initiatives to support residential transfer students and implement programs aimed to increase student engagement and student success in the transfer community.

Summer Positions

  • Summer Resident Advisor
  • The primary responsibility of the Summer Resident Advisor is to provide safety and security while building community in each of the residential halls and suites with summer residents. Community building is accomplished through programs, socials, and enforcing community standards established by University Housing Services and by the residents of a building.

  • Summer Resident Advisor - Poly Nights
  • The primary responsibility of the Summer Poly Night Resident Advisor is to build and maintain the safety and security of the building. This is accomplished through performing “duty” rounds and enforcing community standards established by University Housing Services and by the residents of the building.

Welcome Week Leadership Team Positions

  • Welcome Week Chair
  • The primary responsibility of the Chairs (2) of Welcome Week is to coordinate Welcome Week, the 4-day residential orientation program held in September for first year & transfer students living in the residential communities. Welcome Week is designed to assist new residents during their transition to Cal Poly Pomona. The Chairs, with direction from UHS staff, oversee the marketing, registration, budgeting, logistics and implementation of the Welcome Week Program. The Welcome Week Chairs lead a team including 4 - 6 Assistant Chairs.

  • Welcome Week Assistant Chair
  • The primary responsibility of the Assistant Chair of Welcome Week is to aid in the coordination of a 4-day orientation held in September for incoming students living in the residential communities. An Assistant Chair coordinates programs and workshops designed to aid new students on their transition to Cal Poly Pomona. An Assistant Chair works on a staff of 4-6 Assistant Chairs and the Welcome Week Co-Chairs.

  • Welcome Week Mentor
  • The primary responsibility of a Welcome Week Mentor is to guide 12-14 students during their first week on the Cal Poly Pomona campus. A Welcome Week Mentor is directly responsible for creating a welcoming environment to new students, represent University Housing Services in a positive light and to share their knowledge of the Cal Poly Pomona campus.

 

If you have questions or concerns feel free to email uhsls@cpp.edu.