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O-Week Leader Application Form

O-Week Leader Applications

Looking for an awesome way to get involved? O-Week leader 2017 applications are now open! In this role you will get the opportunity to welcome new students into the Dalhousie community by facilitating events, mentorship, good times, and much more! Think of it as summer camp for adults! O-Week 2017 begins September 2nd, see you there!

Orientation Week Leader Training

Mandatory leader training will be held from Aug 31st – Sept 1st  in Halifax. It is expected that all leaders participate in this training and is crucial in becoming a O-Week Leader. You are also expected to complete a mandatory online component. If you have any questions, comments, or concerns please forward them to the DSU VP Student Life at

Orientation Week Planning Committee

If you're interested in being a part of the Orientation Planning Committee please email the DSU VP Student Life (O-Week Chair) at! This committee works tirelessly throughout the summer to put together an unforgettable week for incoming students and leaders! The group meets roughly once every week throughout the summer and also forms event specific sub-committees that meet more regularly. Examples of sub-committees include, Field Party team, Faculty Orientations, etc... Time commitment will vary depending on your involvement with various sub committees. As O-Week approaches commitment level will be expected to increase and of course during O-Week participation is expected.
If you're in Halifax at all this Summer and are interested in being a part of this awesome and fun team please consider committee! Please note that you must complete the leader application form, and then email us expressing your interest in committee.