Open Student Leadership Positions

2018 co leaders

Student leaders are an integral part of the success of Community Outreach programs. Student Leaders are responsible for volunteer recruitment, program planning, and implementing service that meets self-identified community needs while also promoting reflection about social issues. Some positions also assist with operations such as transportation and marketing/communications efforts. Student leaders are supported by a number of peer and professional resources and are provided training throughout the year. There is potential to use work-study funds or earn academic credit during the term of service, please contact co.selection@uconn.edu to discuss this in more detail.

Students who are selected for these positions will serve as student leaders for the 2020-2021 academic year. You can learn more about the specific tasks, responsibilities, and time commitment by downloading the position description using the link next to each open position below. If you wish to apply for one or more of these positions, please submit the online application which also asks for an updated resume. Click here to go to the application. (Please note: Active hyperlinks indicate available positions and link to the job description.)


Alternative Breaks | Democracy & Political EngagementHealth Services |Social Services | Jumpstart | Language & Literacy | Public Relations | One Time Projects & Initiatives | Transportation | Youth Development & Education – Adolescents | Youth Development & Education – Children


 Alternative Breaks

Learn more about Alternative Breaks here.


 Community Service Days


 Democracy & Political Engagement

Learn more about Democracy & Political Engagement programs here.


 Health Services

Learn more about Health Service programs here.


Social Services

Learn more about Social Service programs here.


 Jumpstart

Learn more about Jumpstart here.


 Language & Literacy

Learn more about Language and Literacy programs here.


 Public Relations


 One Time Projects and Initiatives

Learn more about One Time Projects and Initiatives here.


 Transportation

Learn more about CO Transportation here.


 Youth Development Education with Adolescents (YDEA)

Learn more about YDEA programs here.


 Youth Development Education with Children (YDEC)

Learn more about YDEC programs here.