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Become an Orientation Leader

Application Process

Applications are not being accepted at this time.

More opportunities coming soon!

What is Lumberjack Orientation?

This two-day event is an on-campus program hosted at SFA where participants learn about campus life and academics as well as meet other incoming freshman students. Participants reside in residence halls and eat in campus dining facilities.

What is Transfer Lumberjack Orientation?

This one-day event is hosted virtually or in person and allows students to learn about campus resources and academics while meeting other incoming transfer students. Participants will not stay overnight, but lunch is provided during in-person sessions.

What will orientation leaders do?

Included Lumberjack Orientation activities are listed below. Each one is a chance for you as a leader to help create a welcoming environment that allows students and their families to settle comfortably into their new lives.

  • An Orientation program designed for first-year students and their families will be held on the first day. Participants will learn about campus resources that will help make their SFA career successful.
  • Various peer groups will help students expand their Lumberjack network.
  • Academic activities will connect class of 2026 students to faculty and staff in their intended colleges of study.
  • Small group leaders will join Campus Recreation Department staff members to engage students in intramural games and unique team building exercises.
  • Small groups will allow students to learn more about themselves and help find their place as Lumberjacks during the fall 2022 semester.

Mandatory dates and requirements

If you are unable to attend any of these dates, you will not be eligible to be an orientation leader this year. If you feel your reasoning for absence should be considered more thoroughly, email and we will discuss it further with you.

More information coming soon!


Orientation and Transition Programs

Physical Address:
Baker Pattillo Student Center, Room 3.301

Mailing Address:
PO Box 6074, SFA Station
Nacogdoches, Texas 75962