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Summer NODA Internship

Position Details

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Position Information

Position Requirements: Current Graduate Student or Post Masters

Job Description: UTSA Orientation Interns are an important part of the Orientation and Family Programs (OFP) Leadership Team. Check out our Intern website for more information: The Leadership Team includes a Director, one Associate Director, two Senior Program Coordinators, one Program Coordinator and two Administrative Support Staff members.

Job Duties

  1. Supervise, train and evaluate 31 student staff (five Student Coordinators; five Team Leaders; and 21 Orientation Leaders). Work directly with assigned Student Coordinator(s) to oversee program areas. Assist with the recruitment of the 2018-19 Leadership Team.
  2. Oversee specific orientation programs (both commuter & residential): freshmen, transfer, and family. Serve in an “on-call” duty rotation.
  3. Plan and Assist with various special projects-staff development events; staff recognition awards; OL Graduation & Banquet; OL Yearbook; Weekly Electronic Newsletter; and Roadrunner Camp Marketing.
  4. Other duties as assigned.


  1. Paid internship
  2. Housing
  3. Meal package during programs
  4. Staff gear (shirts, backpack, umbrella, watch, water bottle, nametag, etc.)

Qualifications and Experience: The successful candidate will have experience in working with Orientation or Housing or a related field in a diverse setting. The preferred candidate will have intermediate computer skills in using Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint). This position also requires walking long distances indoor/outdoor (hilly areas) standing, walking up and down stairs, and lastly some lifting/carrying items (minimum 1-20 pounds). Good communication skills, a positive attitude, flexibility and initiative are just some of the interpersonal skills we are looking for in an Orientation Intern.


Remuneration: $4,000.00 per summer

Meals Provided: Meals provided during orientation programming

Other Benefits Offered: Computer Access - Campus E-mail Address, Free Laundry, Campus Rec membership available at a reduced rate - Other: See Job Description


Housing Provided: Yes

Accommodates a Spouse/Partner: No

Accommodates Children: No

Room and Board Details: Interns will be housed at the Main Campus in a modern, air-conditioned apartment with private bedroom with shared bathroom facilities and living room. All meals during orientation programs and partial meals during training will be provided. Interns can purchase a pro-rated parking permit. For more information:

Institution Information

Institutional Characteristics: 4 Year Public, Co-ed

Total Enrollment: 28,959

First Year Students: 4,596

Transfer Students: 2,332

Family Members Participating in Orientation Programs (summer/fall): 2300+ (Freshmen & Transfer)

Students and Programs: Freshmen - Transfer Students - Parents/Family - Summer Orientation- Fall Orientation – Staff Development –Roadrunner Camp

Geographic Location: The University of Texas at San Antonio serves the San Antonio metropolitan area and the broader region of South Texas through programs and services offered from its three campuses: Main Campus, Downtown Campus and the HemisFair Park Campus. With over 28,700 students enrolled in 162 degree programs, UTSA continues to be one of the state's fastest-growing and most diverse public universities. UTSA’s Main Campus is located across the street from Six Flags Fiesta Texas and The Shops at La Cantera, a gorgeous open-air mall ( For more information about the San Antonio Metropolitan Area please visit the following websites: or

Contact Information:

Contact Name: Beth Roller

Contact Title: Associate Director

Phone Number: (210)-458-4724

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How to Apply

Candidates interested in a summer Orientation and Family Programs Internship must apply through the NODA Internship website. Details for the NODA Internship application and selection process are included in the site:

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