All positions have been filled for Summer 2023 and Winter 2024. Please stay tuned for future opportunities. 


Calling all spring undergraduate students!

The Office of Orientation Programs seeks highly motivated and enthusiastic Trojans to join our 2023-2024 Orientation Advisors Cohort! We are currently accepting applications from spring 2023 undergraduate freshman or transfer students.

The position of Orientation Advisor is vital in assisting new students and parents in their transition to USC and Southern California. In addition to experiencing the excitement of introducing new students to the Trojan Family, you can expand your résumé, work as part of a team of student leaders, and build strong leadership and communication skills.

All spring undergraduate students are encouraged to apply to be an Orientation Advisor. We look for students in all class levels and from all majors.

Hiring Timeline

December 5, 2022 Application Opens
January 15, 2023 Application Closes
January 24 – 27, 2023 Group Interviews
January 31– February 3, 2023 Individual Interviews
Week of February 6, 2023 OA Job Offers Go Out
February 13, 2023 OA Signed Contracts Due

Dates to Consider
Spring Training
Every Friday from 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Friday, March 3, 2023 – Friday, April 28, 2023

Summer Intensive Training
Wednesday, May 24, 2023 – Friday, June 9, 2023
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Summer Orientation
June 12, 2023 – July 31, 2023

Fall Welcome Experience
August 14-25, 2023
New Student Convocation, Explore Los Angeles, Ask Me Booths, etc.

To learn more about the Orientation Advisor experience, be sure to follow the Office of Orientation Programs on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter @welcometrojans!

Access the OA Application