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Call for Volunteers: Syracuse Welcome 2023
Paved with such milestones as the tradition of Syracuse Welcome, being Orange is celebrating and empowering each unique student experience.
“Syracuse Welcome not only ushers in the newest incoming student class but is a uniting campus celebration,” says New Student Programs director Carrie Grogan Abbott. “Throughout Syracuse Welcome and by means of sharing a friendly smile, supporting wayfinding and more, all are invited and encouraged to further connect with our students, families and supporters as volunteers.”
Volunteering for Syracuse Welcome 2023
Volunteer and training opportunities are supportive of differing schedules and comfort levels. Following registration, volunteer training details will be emailed to your @syr.edu address.
Staff and Faculty Volunteers: Syracuse Welcome | Aug. 22-24
As onsite student Orientation Leaders and Goon Squad teams assist in moving in new students’ belongings, faculty and staff volunteers support by means of greeting and wayfinding. Complete the Volunteer Registration Form by Wednesday, Aug. 2, at 11:59 p.m. (ET).
Student Volunteers: Goon Squad | Aug. 22-24
The Goon Squad is one of Syracuse University’s oldest traditions dating back to 1944. Upper-division students are trained to welcome new students and their families at their residence halls. Working closely with Orientation Leaders, faculty and staff, Goon Squad members provide mentorship to new students through wayfinding, support moving in belongings, sharing resources and more.
Goon Squad perks include the following and complete details are available on the New Student Programs Student Leadership webpage. Complete the Goon Squad Registration Form by Thursday, July 20, at 11:59 p.m. (ET).
- Early move-in.
- Volunteer hours.
- If a Registered Student Organization (RSO) meets the volunteer requirement, they’re invited to table at the Orange Blast! Involvement Fair.
- RSO new student recruitment.
- Supporting the Orange community.
- Goon Squad swag.
With questions or to request accommodations, email New Student Programs or call 315.443.9187.