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Huskie Helpers

Are you a returning student interested in an exciting new leadership opportunity?
Apply to be a Huskie Helper today!  Interview and selection information is below.

Huskie Helpers will partner with CAs during Welcome Week 2013 (Aug. 22-25) to encourage new students to get involved and participate in the fun and excitement of Welcome Week events. Please note that to be selected for this elite role you must apply and be selected as a Huskie Helper. We need returning students who are motivated, enthusiastic, and ready to get new students involved in all that Welcome Week has to offer! Apply to be a Huskie Helper today!


Who are Huskie Helpers?

We are looking for students that currently attend NIU and know the campus.  If you are an incoming freshmen or a returning student looking to volunteer during move in day only, please check out Team NIU!

What do Huskie Helpers do?

Huskie Helpers are a select group of individuals who are assigned to specific residence hall floors and work with their CA to encourage the new students on that floor to attend Welcome Week activities. Our volunteers will receive training prior to opening day, will assist in welcoming new students to their floor on Opening Day (August 22, 2013), and will encourage our new students to attend Welcome Week activities (August 22-25, 2013).

How do I apply for the position?

You can access the application form by clicking HERE.

***Please note that this is the correct form for the 2013 Huskie Helpers, even though the form says 2012***

Be sure to apply early!

Applications will be considered on a "first come, first served" basis, so be sure to register for this great opportunity today!


Do you have questions or need more information?

Please contact Angela Branson, Acting Director of Orientation
815-753-6715 or welcomedays@niu.edu.