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Student Life
Student Leadership
Student Leadership
Academics
Peer Academic Leader (PAL)
Volunteer to share what you’ve learned by working with St. Jerome’s University Student Success Office. A PAL supports student learning and success by providing peer success coaching, and implementing student success/engagement programming. Become a PAL, and help other students upgrade their skills. PAL applications typically open in February in the Winter term for the following year!
Campus Life
Student Activities Team (SAT)

Starting in your second year, you can join a team that provides diverse, interest-based, appealing programming for all St. Jerome’s University students throughout the school year. Do you remember being greeted by smiling faces when you moved in? One of the biggest responsibilities of this role is welcoming students on day one of this new adventure at St. Jerome’s University! Applications typically open in February in the Winter term for the following year!

 

Assistant Activities Coordinator (AAC)

 

Act as a role model, mentor, and coach as you work with and oversee the Student Activities Team to plan, promote, coordinate, and execute a variety of student life activities! In your upper years, you can apply to be an AAC and work alongside a team of other like-minded individuals to provide inclusive and holistic programming! Applications typically open in the Fall in November for the following school year!

 

Senior Assistant Activities Coordinator (SAAC)

 

Apply in your upper years to take the next step in student activities leadership, look to manage a team of upper year students while adding on broader administrative responsibilities to your duties as an AAC with a knowledge bank like no other! 

 

Frost Week

 

Did you love Orientation week in the Fall? How would you like to be part of the team that plans and executes the “orientation” week in the Winter: Frost Week!

 

If you have once been or currently are a Student Activities Team Member, you are eligible to be a Frost Leader Advisor. If you are excited by the possibility of managing a small team and providing a week of inclusive, social, and exciting programming - this is for you! Applications typically open in October for the Frost Week that occurs in January!

 

If you’d like to be one of the leaders responsible for creating, planning, and executing Frost Week, apply to be a Frost Leader. You’ll have the opportunity to work alongside a group of your peers to provide a week of unforgettable programming the first week back in the Winter term! Applications are open to absolutely anyone and they typically open in the Fall in November for the Winter term’s Frost Week!

 

Relay for Life

 

Looking to be part of a team that plans, organizes and executes the only Relay for Life event at the University of Waterloo? Look no further!

 

In your upper years, look to be the Relay for Life Event Chair to lead and manage a committee of passionate and hard-working individuals in support of the Canadian Cancer Society. You will work on projects in support of “Movember” in the Fall and culminate with Relay for Life in the Winter. Applications typically open in the Winter term in March for the following year’s event!

 

Starting in your very first year, you can look to be part of the Relay for Life Committee. Join as finance, sponsorship, fundraising captain and more! Applications typically open in September for the same year’s event, so be sure to attend the Get Involved Fair that happens the first week of classes!

 

Leadership Conference Coordinator (LCC)

 

Starting in second year, you can apply to be one of the LCC’s for St. Jerome’s University Student Leadership Conference and work with a team to plan, organize, promote, and execute an event that encourages growth and development for students in the St. Jerome’s University community. Applications for both the LCC:Engagement and LCC: Logistics positions typically open in the Winter term for the following year’s Conference.

 

St. Jerome’s University Intramurals

 

Are you passionate about health and well-being? Have a keen interest in being part of St. Jerome’s University very own Intramural program? This is for you!

 

As an upper-year student, you have the chance to work alongside the Student Activities Coordinator to manage the Intramural program at St. Jerome’s University. The Intramural Coordinator works to promote, schedule, and execute the intramural program, and collaborate with different programs at St. Jerome’s University to provide a diverse set of programming. Applications typically open in the Winter term in March for this opportunity!

 

If you are looking for a part-time job within the community, you can apply to be an Intramural Referee. If you have a keen interest on facilitating and creating an inclusive and safe environment for our students to participate in sports, look no further! Applications typically open during the first month of both the Fall and Winter term.

 
First Impressionists

 

If you are looking for a way to share your enthusiasm with prospective students at St. Jerome’s, you could help out with either Fall or March Break Open House! Assist the Experience Guides by welcoming our guests to SJU, creating a positive first impression, and helping them navigate their way around campus! Call for volunteers is usually sent to residents two weeks before events.

 

Experience Guide (XG)

 

In as early as your first year, you can share your St. Jerome’s story with prospective students and their families while conducting personalized tours. Enhance your community involvement, your knowledge of marketing and recruitment, and your personal and professional development. Applications typically open in September for the Fall and Winter terms!

 

Chief Experience Officer (CEO)

 

As an upper-year student, you have the opportunity to improve your leadership skills, develop mentoring abilities, and enhance your communication strengths, all while continuing to promote the St. Jerome’s University community. As a CEO, you have the chance to be a driving force in letting people know why St. Jerome’s is a great place to be! Applications typically open in the Winter term in March, for the following year!

 
Residence
Residence Council
Looking to be the voice for your floor during your time in residence? Consider joining residence council to keep your floor up-to-date on the community’s events, be the voice for what is served in the servery and even arrange floor activities to create a “floor family” of your own! Applications typically open within the first few weeks of school to act as the representative for the entire year!
 
Residence Don
Guide, advisor, lifeline. Party planner, off-campus outing organizer. Go-to Wikipedia of residence and campus life, and your personal live-in support system. In your upper years, you can apply to become a Don and contribute to the high quality of St. Jerome’s University residence life. Applications typically open in the Fall in November for the following year.

 

Community Advisor (CA)
If you’ve enjoyed your time in the community as a student leader and are looking for another opportunity, you can apply in your upper years to take the next step up in residence leadership, and add broader operational and administrative responsibilities to your duties as an experienced Don.
Campus Ministry
Student Campus Minister
Starting in your first year and whatever your faith, join a team dedicated to the spiritual wellness of students. Learn about your own beliefs and help plan and prepare spirit-based events and liturgies. Applications typically open in December for the following winter term, and March for the following fall term.

 

Student Music Director

Select the music, organize and run practices, and conduct the choir.

Student Government
Students’ Union

Get involved in student governance and be a voice for SJU students.

Current Opportunities
There are not currently any open applications.