Destination Arizona Leaders

Join Our Team!

The Office of Orientation & New Student Services is excited to announce Destination Arizona, a three-day, in-person extended orientation program hosted August 19 - 21, 2022. Destination Arizona reinforces concepts from Orientation and presents a shared understanding of what it means to be a Wildcat. 

During Destination Arizona, Destination Arizona Leaders (DAZLs) will help set up, organize, and facilitate events designed to welcome and engage over 10,000 new First-Year and Transfer students. 

Responsibilities

  • Support Orientation & New Student Services staff and campus partners in the set-up, logistics, facilitation, and take-down of events. 
  • Taking initiative, following instructions, being flexible and punctual.
  • Actively participating in all mandatory trainings, programs, and events.
  • Help students navigate campus by answering questions, giving directions, suggesting resources and events, and providing a warm welcome to the Wildcat community.
  • Drawing from personal experiences to answer questions with a positive attitude and demeanor.
  • Working hours will include early mornings and late evenings in the summer heat and will involve lifting, carrying, and sorting of materials.

Required Qualifications

  • Degree-seeking undergraduate student
  • Good academic and conduct standing prior to and throughout Destination Arizona
  • Desire to share their experience and pride in Arizona
  • Ability to work in a team environment where differences are valued, encouraged and supported
  • Availability to work in-person on Main Campus from July 8, 2022 - August 21, 2022

Mandatory Dates

Training 

Monday, July 18 - Thursday, July 28, 2022: Destination Leader Training

Destination Arizona Prep Week

Monday, August 15, 2022 - Thursday, August 18, 2022

Destination Arizona

Thursday, August 18 - Sunday, August 21, 2022

Compensation and Employment Benefits

  • Pay: $12.80 per hour
  • Staff Uniforms
  • Develop your leadership skills (Looks great on a resume!)
  • Earn 100% Engagement designation on transcript
  • Destination Arizona swag
  • Meet new friends
  • Share your love of Arizona with new students

Apply Here: Destination Arizona Leader application.

Application Deadline

This application will close on Monday, April 18, 2022. 

If you have any questions regarding the position, please contact Melina Casillas at melinacasillas@arizona.edu or (520) 621-5180.