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Mule Team Leaders

Lead the Pack

The UCM Experience kickoff is an exciting program being held August 9-12. The purpose is to welcome all new students to University of Central Missouri and give them an opportunity to build a community with each other and transition to their new university home. Dedicated student leaders are needed to serve as Team Leaders to make this program a success. This leadership position is an excellent opportunity to get involved and welcome new students to Central Missouri’s campus.

Each Mule Team Leader will be assigned and responsible for about 25 new students during UCM Experience kickoff, whom they will guide and assist by introducing them to UCM.


Students selected for this position will be expected to:

  • Attend a leadership development session on Thursday, March 8 from 5-8 pm and Tuesday, April 3 from 4-5 pm
  • Return to Warrensburg and check in during Mule Team Leader Training on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 and Wednesday. August 8, 2018.
  • Be available to attend all programs and activities Tuesday, August 7, 2018 through Wednesday, August 15, 2018
  • Participate in follow-up evaluations and provide feedback for future programs
  • Provide ideas, leadership, and ENTHUSIASM for this program!
  • Be a full-time undergraduate UCM student at the time of application and through Fall 2018
  • Have a 2.5 cumulative grade point average at time of application

There is no required commitment during the summer. By applying to be a Mule Team Leader for UCM Experience kickoff, you will only be making a brief commitment during the school year and August 9-15. Based upon demonstrated leadership during the UCM Experience, Mule Team Leaders will qualify for a scholarship up to $350 towards tuition and fees for the Fall semester. Recipient selection and notification of award will be made at the completion of the UCM Experience.

Click here for the application

Deadline is February 16, 2018

Interviews for Mule Team Leaders will take place February 21-22 in a group interview format. Decisions will be made by March 2. Individuals employed by housing (Community Advisor, Desk Manager, Office Assistant etc.) are not eligible for Mule Team Leaders due to training and work over lapping.