Community Leaders

Thank you for your interest in our Community Leader Position!

Our Community Leaders (CL) serve as mentors and role-models to Wagner College students. Community Leaders are central to the transition of new students to Wagner College, foster connections among students in their Learning Communities, and serve as resources. As a member of the CL team, CLs are essential to establishing a healthy campus community by emphasizing scholarship, achievement, leadership, citizenship, and inspiring new students to get involved on campus. CLs lead orientation in August and January and facilitate monthly development sessions on the first year experience.

Types of Community Leader Positions

  1. Orientation and First Year Engagement Facilitator (10 months)
  2. Orientation only (Fall)

How to apply

  1. Attend an information session (optional – strongly recommended)
  2. Complete online application form by deadline
  3. Participate in a 3o-minute individual interview (you will receive a separate sign-up link after submitting the application).

Please contact or for questions about the position.

Thank you!

Maggie Cross
Director of Co-Curricular Programs

Sebastian Rametta
Assistant Director of Co-Curricular Programs

Ange Concepcion
Assistant Dean of Campus Life

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 @ 8:30PM – Information Session in Union 201 (optional – strongly recommended)

Sunday, March 17th, 2019 @ 11:59PM – Online application due

Tuesday, March 19th – Monday, March 25th, 2019 – Individual Interviews

Wednesday, March 27th, 2019 – Decision letters sent

  • Community Leaders must be in good standing with the college in order to be considered for the position.
  • Must be a sophomore, junior, or senior for the 2019-2020 academic year.
  • Exhibit maturity, patience, and serve as a positive influence of Wagner College
  • Maintain a 2.5 cumulative GPA.
  • Knowledge of First Year Program
  • Knowledge of Wagner College academic and social events

10-Month Community Leaders

  1. $500 per semester; $1000 during the academic year.
  2. Meals and housing (for CLs that will reside on campus) during August training
  3. Early move-in for Fall (for CLs that will reside on campus)


Orientation-Only Community Leaders

  1. $100 stipend
  2. Meals and housing (for CLs that will reside on campus) during August training
  3. Early move-in for Fall (for CLs that will reside on campus)
  1. Leadership Seminar –  Friday, April 5th and Friday, April 12th from 3PM-5PM
  2. CL Team Orientation – Monday, April 22nd @ 9PM
  3. Wednesday, August 14th, 2019 to Wednesday, August 21st, 2019- Community Leader Training for New Student Orientation, IAW Facilitation Training, Safe Zone Facilitation Training
  4. Be available up to 3 hours per week- this includes bi-weekly team meetings and one on ones (10 month Community Leaders only)
  5. Must be able to work some weekends during fall and spring semester (10 month Community Leaders only)

Please note that dates are subject to change. 

As part of the 30 minute interview, applicants are asked to prepare a 5-7 minute presentation that would be presented to incoming Wagner students about important aspects and experiences were helpful to your academic and personal success as a first year Wagner student.


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