Senior Collegia Advisor

Looking to help build a community on campus? Apply to be a Senior Collegia Advisor!

Overview

Who can apply?

First-Year Commuter Communities:

  • Any undergraduate student with second-year standing or higher as of September 2020. Previous experience in student development desired.  Preference for students who have previously been a commuter at university/college.

Indigenous Students' Community:

  • Any graduate or undergraduate student with second-year standing or higher as of September 2020. Previous experience in student development desired. Applications from Indigenous students will be prioritized for this collegium. 
No. of positions available7
Time commitment

Training begins Wednesday, August 19, 2020.

Full-Time work from August 24 - September 4 for Training and the Jump Start Collegia program.

Regular work schedule is 12 hrs/week for the 2020-21 academic calendar year.

*Please refer to position description for detailed time requirements and training

Position description
Skills developed
  • active listening
  • development and implementation of educational and social programming
  • peer helping
  • conflict resolution skills
  • development of wellbeing strategies
  • building community through understanding
  • mentorship
  • running meetings (agenda development and facilitation)
Contact

orientations.leaders@ubc.ca

Application Process

Before you apply, you'll need your resume and a cover letter available to upload (in PDF format). Learn more about how to craft these documents here.

Applications for Indigenous Students' Collegium Senior Collegia Advisors will remain open until January 12th, 11:59pm.  Please Note: No new applications for First Year Commuter Collegia will be accepted.

Applications for Indigenous Students' Collegium Senior Collegia Advisors will remain open until January 12th, 11:59pm.  Please Note: No new applications for First Year Commuter Collegia will be accepted.