Work for Orientation

Do you enjoy creating a welcoming environment and helping New Mountaineers learn their way around App State and campus life? If so, check out some of the ways you can participate in Orientation as a student leader!

Opportunities are open to current App State students.

Applications are now being accepted for 2024 APPol (APPalachian Orientation Leader) Corps! Apply Now! 

Student Orientation Undergraduate Leaders

SOULs are dedicated to making all incoming first-year and transfer students feel welcomed as they transition into life at Appalachian State University. 

We are passionate about meeting students' needs, whether that be building a class schedule, helping navigate resources on campus, or making connections to peers, faculty, and staff.  Here is a full overview of the SOUL position description

Appalachian Orientation Leadership Corps
Appol Corps

APPalachian Orientation Leader Corps (Appol Corps) is a group of student leaders who serve as orientation leaders during Welcome Weekend each August.

These student leaders welcome new freshman and transfer students to Appalachian and assist in their transition to college life.