Orientation Student Staff Team 2021

Read more about our Student Staff below!

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Student Manager (SM)

8 SMs total

SMs work all year to plan and implement all parts of the UC Davis Orientation experience. Six of our SMs are Orientation Student Managers (OSM), with a focus on programming. Two of our SMs are Administrative Student Managers (ASM), with a focus on operations.

2024 OSM Job Description

2024 ASM Job Description

Forty OTLs pose on cement steps together.

Orientation Team Lead (OTL)

50 OTLs total

OTLs supervise the Orientation Leader staff and help run Aggie Orientation behind the scenes.

Applications open in January 2024.


400 OLs stand in a group on a grassy field.

Orientation Leader (OL)

450 OLs total

OLs work directly with small groups of new students throughout Aggie Orientation to help lead them through the Orientation schedule and address their transitional concerns.

Applications open in January 2024.

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Program Assistant (PA)

10 PAs total

PAs are the customer service front line for Orientation. They address the questions and concerns of new students before and during Aggie Orientation.

Applications open in March 2024.