Orientation Leader Scholarship Program

Earn money for school while gaining valuable leadership skills through the New Student Orientation Leadership Program.

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Thank you for your interest in the New Student Orientation Leadership Program. We are accepting applications for the Summer 2023 term program. The deadline to apply is February 15, 2023 by 5 p.m.

Summer Orientation Leaders will work orientations offered in February, March, April, and May. Orientation Leaders help welcome and prepare new students who will begin classes in the Summer 2023  term.

Apply to be an NSO Leader

Benefits

  • Gain valuable leadership skills. 
  • Earn a scholarship toward your next term at CNM.
  • Build community with students and have some fun!

Eligibility Requirements 

We're looking for students who are enthusiastic, approachable, dependable, and who love CNM. To qualify as an Orientation Leader, you must: 

  • Have a 2.5 cumulative GPA or higher. 
  • Have completed at least 12 credit hours at CNM, and be planning to return to CNM for the Summer or Fall 2023 term and plan to take at least 6 credit hours during the Summer or Fall term.
  • Commit to work at least 8 sessions leading to the Summer term.  
  • Complete a mandatory training on Wednesday, February 22, 2023 from Noon - 5 p.m. at Main campus.
  • Not be on a consortium agreement with another school. 
  • Complete a FAFSA application for 2022-2023 academic year (if you have a social security number).

Note for Dual Credit Students:

  • Dual Credit students who are graduating from high school in May 2023 are welcome to apply for the Summer 2023 term Orientation Leader Program as long as they meet the eligibility requirements listed above. 

Student Employees

If you are currently a student employee at CNM and would like to apply as a New Student Orientation Leader, check with your supervisor. It may be possible to do both.

Session Dates/Times

New Student Orientation Leaders must be able to work at least 8 sessions leading to summer term. View session dates/times below. 

Date

Session Work Time

Campus

Thursday, Feb. 23

8 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Main

Tuesday, Feb. 28

2 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Main

Thursday, March 9

10:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Montoya

Monday, March 13

3:25 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Zoom

Friday, March 17

12:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

Freedom High School

Tuesday, March 28

10:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Main

Wednesday, April 5

8 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Westside

Friday, April 14

11:55 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Zoom

Wednesday, April 19

8 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Main

Thursday, April 27

9:55 a.m. - Noon

Zoom

Monday, May 1

2 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Main

Friday, May 12

8 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Main