Orientation Leaders

Help welcome students to CNM!

Thank you for your interest in the New Student Orientation Leadership Program. The application for the Summer 2017 term is now closed. Applications that are received now through the end of March will be considered for the Fall 2017 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 2, 2017 from 2:00 PM-5:00 PM.
  • Not be on a consortium agreement with another school. 

Note for Dual Credit Students:

  • Dual Credit students who are graduating from high school in December 2016, are eligible to apply for the Summer 2017 term Orientation Leader Program.
  • Dual Credit students who are graduating from high school in May 2016, are eligible to apply for the Fall 2017 term Orientation Leader Program.

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. 

Fall 2017 Session Dates

Main Campus

Tuesday, May 16, 2017, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM

Wednesday, May 24, 2017, 12:00 PM-4:00 PM

Friday, June 2, 2017, 12:00 PM-4:00 PM

Thursday, July 20, 2017, 3:30 PM-7:30 PM

Tuesday, August 1, 2017, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM

Thursday, August 24, 2017, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM

Montoya Campus

Thursday, June 8, 2017, 3:30 PM-7:30 PM

Friday, August 11, 2017, 12:00 PM-4:00 PM

Westside Campus

Monday, June 19, 2017, 3:30 PM-7:30 PM

Thursday, August 17, 2017, 12:00 PM-4:00 PM

South Valley Campus

Friday, July 7, 2017, 12:00 PM-4:00 PM

Rio Rancho Campus

Monday, July 24, 2017, 12:00 PM-4:00 PM

Suncat SOAR Sessions

Monday, June 12, 2017, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM

Wednesday, June 28, 2017, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM

Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 12:00 PM-4:00 PM

Questions? 

Email or call (505) 224-3352.