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 Extended Orientation Facilitator (10 months)
  2. Orientation only (Fall)

How to apply

  1. Complete online application form by deadline
  2. 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!

Ange Concepcion, Ph.D
Assistant Dean of Campus Life

Maggie Cross
Director of Student Engagement and Activities

Sebastian Rametta
Assistant Student Engagement and Activities


Update on Monday, March 23rd: Please be advised that our timeline has been adjusted. Please email or for questions. 

Thursday, March 26th, 2020 @ 11:59PM – Online application due *date change*

Monday, March 30th – Friday, April 3rd, 2020 – Individual Interviews

By Friday, April 10th, 2020 – 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 2020-2021 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 –  TBD in April 2020
  2. CL Team Orientation – Monday, April 27th @ 9PM
  3. Wednesday, August 19th, 2020 to Wednesday, August 26th, 2020 Community Leader Training for New Student Orientation, IAW Facilitation Training, Safe Zone Facilitation Training
  4. Thursday, August 27th to Monday, August 31st, 2020 – New Student Orientation
  5. Be available up to 5 hours per week- this includes bi-weekly team meetings and one on ones (10 month Community Leaders only)
  6.  Tuesday, Jan 12th, 2021 to Monday, Jan 18th, 2021 – Spring Orientation (10 month Community Leaders only)
  7. 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.

Start and complete the Community Leader Application . 


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