Orientation Leaders

Help welcome students to CNM!

Thank you for your interest in the New Student Orientation Leadership Program. Please check back for Summer and Fall 2017 applications during the Spring term.

Be a New Student Orientation Leader

  • Gain valuable leadership skills. 
  • Earn a scholarship toward your next term at CNM.  
  • Build community with students and have some fun!

Eligibility Requirements 

We're looking for students who are enthusiastic, approachable, dependable and love CNM! To qualify as an Orientation Leader, you must: 

  • Have a 2.5 cumulative GPA or higher. 
  • Have completed at least 12 credit hours at CNM, and be planning to return to CNM for the Summer 2017 and/or the Fall 2017 term. If you are not planning on taking Summer classes, you must be taking at least 6 credit hours during the Fall term.
  • Be available for at least 4 of the 5 sessions leading to the Summer term.  
  • Attend a mandatory training on February 3, 2017 from 2:00 PM-5:00 PM.
  • Not be on a consortium agreement with another school. 

Student Employees

If you will be working in a CNM office this term and would like to apply as a New Student Orientation Leader, check with your supervisor. It may be possible to do both. 

Summer 2017 Session Dates

Main Campus

Thursday, February 16, 2017, 12:00 PM-4:00 PM

Monday, May 1, 2017, 3:30 PM-7:30 PM

Montoya Campus

Tuesday, March 14, 2017, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM

Westside Campus

Wednesday, April 12, 2017, 12:00 PM-4:00 PM

Suncat SOAR Sessions

Friday, February 24, 2017, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM


Email or call (505) 224-3352.