Practicum Opportunities

The Office of Orientation and Transition Programs (OTP) regularly offers practicum experiences for graduate students in Miami’s Student Affairs in Higher Education (SAHE) program. Past practicum students have focused on student leader selection and training; publications; managing the orientation office; and supporting the academic advising portion of orientation. Practicum students are generally recruited through the SAHE program in mid to late fall semester. If you have questions about practicum opportunities with OTP, please contact our office at 513-529-9771 or email orientation@MiamiOH.edu.

Spring & Summer 2019 Practicum Opportunities

The Office of Orientation and Transition Programs is offering the folliwing practicum experiences for spring and summer 2019:

  • Spring 2019 - Print and Digital Communications Assistant
  • Spring 2019 - SOUL Leadership Assistant
  • Summer 2019 - Graduate Advising Assistant
  • Summer 2019 - Assistant Office Manager
  • Summer 2019 - Summer Orientation Intern

You may request the position descriptions for these roles by contacting Liz Walsh, Assistant Director of Orientation and Transition Programs, by calling (513) 529-1834 or emailing walshek@MiamiOH.edu.

Selection Timeline

  • October 1, 2018: applications available
  • October 25, 2018: priority applications due; applications will remain open until positions are filled
  • October 29 - November 3, 2018: candidtae interviews with OTP staff
  • November 5, 2018: positions offered

Application Information

Interested SAHE students should submit an application for one or more OTP practicum/internship experiences through the OTP Graduate Practicum/Internship Application by October 25, 2018 at 11:59pm.

Questions?

Should you encounter questions about OTP practicum/internshp experiences or the application process, please contact Elizabeth Walsh, Assistant Director of Orientation and Transition Programs, by emailing walshek@MiamiOH.edu or calling 513-529-1834.