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Volunteer for Orientation

The Orientation & Transitions team is currently looking for volunteers to be a part of 2017 TRU Orientation. 

Click the links below to view more about the volunteer positions available!

Orientation Volunteer Leader - Job Description
Orientation Events Volunteer - Job Description

Apply for Volunteer Leader or Event Volunteer

Why volunteer?

  • Share your TRU experiences with new-to-TRU students.
  • Be a part of the fun and excitement of TRU Orientation.
  • Earn a certificate of recognition.
  • Become an active member of the TRU community.
  • Possibility of laddering into a peer leader position

Get involved as much or as little as you like. Volunteering for TRU Orientation only requires one day of commitment, but if you are interested in volunteering throughout the year at events we would be happy to have you. Just let us know by emailing


We want to set you up for success. There is mandatory online training as well as one in-person training session so you can learn all you need to know.


If  you have registered to be a orientation volunteer we will send you an email confirming we recieved your application and let you know the next steps. Please note that we only check the registrants every couple weeks. 

Staff and faculty volunteers

Are you a staff or faculty member who would like to assist in welcoming our new-to-TRU students? If so, we would love to have you! Please email us