First Year Experience

Become a Leader

Are you a leader? Do you want to get paid, have fun meet new people and build your resume? If so, Missouri Western offers two leadership opportunities that could be perfect for you! We are looking for energetic students to be both Griffon Edge Leaders and Registration Leaders.

Griffon Edge Leaders:
Griffon Edge Leaders are students who help guide groups of new freshman through a three-day orientation program prior to the fall semester.

Registration Leaders:
Registration Leaders assist new students during the one-day summer registration programs in June and July. They also serve as Griffon Edge Leaders.

How do I become a Leader?

In order to apply to become a Griffon Edge or Registration Leader, you must first attend one of our information sessions. Applicants must then create a Griffonlink account. After your account is created, you will be able to see all of University job postings, including Griffon Edge and Registration Leader positions.

Contact Kristen Neeley for more info: 816.271.4266 |

Steps to Apply:
Informational Sessions:
  1. Attend an informational session
  2. Download the Griffonlink setup guide 
  3. Create a Griffonlink account
    1. Submit a resume to Griffonlink; wait for approval
    2. Set up a Griffonlink username and password
  4. Apply to be a Leader

(Griffonlink Questions – 816.271.4292)

  • Wednesday, February 25
  • Thursday, February 26
  • Monday, March 2
  • Wednesday, March 4
  • Thursday, March 5

All sessions: 4:00 p.m. in Spratt 203)