Student leadership and employment

Develop your unique leadership qualities through leadership programming and involvement opportunities.

Attend a Cougar Leadership Program event, join a student organization, or be a voice for student interests through student government. Your involvement is integral to the success of the Office of Student Involvement and our student organizations.

Leadership programs

Cougar Leadership Program

Meet and network with student leaders. Expand your knowledge and understanding of the skills necessary to be an effective leader in your personal, academic and professional spheres. Several programs are planned throughout the year.

Student Leadership Recognition Program

Coordinate event details and honor fellow students who have exhibited excellence in leadership at WSU Vancouver. Be recognized for your own contributions to the campus and the broader community.

Women of Distinction

Join us in planning Women of Distinction, a celebration of Women’s History Month, observed each year in March. Recognize women who have made a difference in the lives of others.

Employment with OSI

Our interns organize the intramural program and plan large events. Our staff assist visitors in the Firstenburg Student Commons and Fitness Center.

There are many opportunities to be hired or volunteer for positions, including campus committees that help govern our student organizations and the university.

Current opportunities

Watch the A-frames! Opportunities to get engaged occur throughout the year. Intern applications open early spring. Other staff are hired as positions become available. Stay tuned!

Position descriptions

Visit the OSI CougSync community and locate the "Documents" section. Select "View All Documents" for a listing of folders containing position descriptions and employment documentation.

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