BEAR Leader Position Description 2019-20
BEAR leaders supports the Bear Beginnings orientation program through leading 15-18 first-year students.
New students participate in a wide-ranging series of social and cultural events during the first forty days of classes.
First Year Center Executive Board
The First Year Center Executive Board helps to create, plan and implement programs that aid new students.
First Year Experience Leader (BEAR Leader, WUSA) Application
BEAR Leaders and WUSAs support first-year, transfer and exchange students in their orientation and transition to the WashU community.
First Year Finale
A celebration to allow students to reflect on their first year experiences and recognize outstanding members of the university community.
Lunch by the Dozen
Lunch by the Dozen is a chance for new students to meet and eat with their professors.
Preparing for Your WUSA/BEAR Leader Application
Get tips on things to think about for your WUSA application, individual interview and group interview.
Programs and Resources for First Year Students
First year students have a home base at the First Year Center. Check out everything that's waiting for you!
WUSA Peer Mentor Program
WUSAs are upperclass student leaders who assist new students with their transition to WashU.
WUSA Position Description 2019-20
Each year, a group of enthusiastic undergraduate students are selected to help guide incoming students through the transition from high school to college.