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Stephanie Zepf
Residence and Community Life Administrator
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Student Leadership

Student leaders at St. Jerome’s University (SJU) are essential contributors to a positive student experience and the overall SJU community. All student leaders promote an inclusive community and work collaboratively with other student leaders, staff, faculty, and community members. Student leaders at St. Jerome’s are committed to life-long learning, acting with compassion, seeking knowledge and truth, and advocating for the human dignity of all.


A student in any student leader role at SJU is:

  • A full-time undergraduate student at the University of Waterloo
  • Committed to academic excellence
  • Able to commit to the contract length (4 or 8 month term)
  • Able to commit 5-7 hours per week to the responsibilities of the role
  • Able to attend position training and all necessary professional development
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We respect, appreciate, and encourage diversity. Applications from all qualified individuals are encouraged.  


Off Campus Comunity Leader 
Fall 2024-Winter 2025
An OCC Leader is a role designed to assist the Residence and Community Life Team provide meaningful programing and create a sense of connection and belonging for off campus students. The OCC Leader will work closely with all other Student Leader teams to promote the overall community and programming goals of the Student Affairs department. The OCC Leader will facilitate OCC programming with the goal of building community and a sense of belonging for students connected to SJU but not living at SJU. To achieve this goal the OCC Leader will work closely and collaborate with other SJU Student Leaders, and the Residence and Community Life Team within Student Affairs.
  • Click here to review the position description for OCC Leader
  • Click to apply! Applications are due by Sunday, March 31st at 11:59pm. 
If you have any questions about the OCC Leader role, please reach out to Rebekah DeJong, Manager of Residence and Community Life, at



Student Activities Team Member (SAT)

Position Description Fall 2024/Winter 2025


An SAT is a positive and enthusiastic St. Jerome’s community member who is reliable, dependable, creative, and looking to enhance their leadership portfolio and gain valuable experience working with other student leaders and St. Jerome’s University administration.

SATs work closely with the Assistant Activities Coordinators (AAC) and Community Advisors of Student Activities (CASA) to intentionally plan and implement diverse, interest-based programming that appeals to all students who are affiliated with St. Jerome’s University.


  • Click here to review the position description for SATs
  • Click to apply!  Applications are due by Thursday, April 4th at 11:59pm. 


If you have any questions about the SAT role, please reach out to Leslie Moss, Community Life Assistant, at