Join the NSO Team

Undergraduate Students

New Students Orientation (NSO) depends on and hires many undergraduate students throughout the year for various jobs. The qualifications for all jobs include:

  • Current undergraduate at UMass Amherst in good academic standing
  • Successful past work experiences, enthusiasm, and the ability to relate quickly and comfortably to new people
  • Knowledge about a variety of residential, academic, and social opportunities at UMass Amherst
  • An interest and willingness to work with prospective/new students and their parents
  • High levels of energy and stamina

Logistics/Student Office Staff

Our office is supported year-round by a team of undergraduate Logistics/Student Office Staff. The application for this position is available November - December.

Orientation Leader

Each year, we recruit and hire a team of undergraduate Orientation Leaders to work during Summer NSO. The process begins in November and concludes in March. 

Applications for Orientation Leaders were due December 1st, 2019. For a detailed job description click here.