Student Leadership Development

Student Leadership Development collaborates with members of the RMC community in creating and sustaining a culture of leadership development.  We seek to empower students to become leaders by facilitating and encouraging opportunities for co-curricular learning, intentional engagement, self-reflection, and skill development. 

Student Leadership Roles 2020-21

The Student Life Division at Rocky Mountain College is excited to help you discover where YOU might fit this summer and next school year. Getting involved with these programs and departments is a great way to be part of the Rocky family, to possibly help fund your education, and to grow as a leader. Each opportunity offers different personal and professional development benefits, so explore and possibly apply for more than one, to ensure that you find the right fit for you!

In addition to these opportunities – many offices and departments across campus will be recruiting and hiring other work study funded positions beginning in early-August. All work study positions will be posted in RMC CareerLink.

Chaplain & Office of Spiritual Life
Office of Community Engagement
Outdoor Recreation & Intramurals
Rocktivities
Office of Residence Life
Leadership, Engagement, and Achievement Program (LEAP)


Chaplain & Office of Spiritual Life

Provides for the spiritual growth and wellbeing of the campus community through initiatives that encourage supportive community, conversation and learning, and faith put into action.

Student Leader for Diversity and Interfaith Initiatives (apply in RMC CareerLink, search for job #13414):

  • responsible for planning and facilitating programs that encourage inclusion and build awareness of diversity, equity and interfaith concerns on campus
  • planning one program per month and/or one signature program per semester
  • working with the Diversity and Inclusivity Task Force

Hunger and Homelessness Project Coordinator (apply in RMC CareerLink, search for job #13415): 

  • Collaborate with the Offices of Community Engagement and Spiritual Life to plan specific projects related to hunger and homelessness
  • assisting with peanut butter and jelly sandwich-making
  • for maintaining our relationship with the HUB and similar agencies in Billings
  • for planning other educational efforts and social media campaigns

Student Assistant for Spiritual Life (apply in RMC CareerLink, search for job #13416): 

  • assisting the Chaplain with various tasks such as maintaining social media communication
  • assisting with programs such as Crafts for a Cause, and Coffee and Conversation
  • planning and promoting Spiritual Life events and activities
  • office duties such as addressing and writing thank you cards or church mailings

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Office of Community Engagement

Supports and promotes high-quality service and student development opportunities by cultivating long-term sustainable partnerships that address societal challenges and foster socially responsible engagement. 

Service Project Coordinator (apply in RMC CareerLink, search for job #8834)

  • Plan and coordinate service projects and events that promote community engagement, volunteerism, and address social issues, including recruiting volunteers for service projects and events
  • Support hunger and homelessness programming
  • Assist the Office of Spiritual Life (OSL) with community engagement-focused activities & events

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Outdoor Recreation & Intramurals

Provides students opportunities and activities challenging to the individual and promoting wellness.  Experiences empower students to recreate independently and as a community. Students become more aware of themselves and their environment. 

Student Outdoor Recreation & Intramural Coordinator (start application process by emailing Tim Lohrenz at lohrenzt@rocky.edu

  • Assist the director with planning, promoting and executing a wide variety of recreational programming
  • Help manage gear check-out program
  • Help manage 4-7 Recreation Assistants

Recreation Assistant (start application process by emailing Tim Lohrenz at lohrenzt@rocky.edu

  • Assist with recreational programming
  • Help administer gear check-out program, repair and maintain gear

Challenge Activity Facilitator (start application process by emailing Tim Lohrenz at lohrenzt@rocky.edu

  • This is a short term volunteer opportunity
  • Assist with a myriad of events associated with New Student Orientation
  • Facilitate challenge activities during the Leadership Summit and New Student Orientation

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Rocktivities

The student activities department on campus, is devoted to creating, organizing, and implementing regularly-scheduled events for the student body. Each event aims at increasing students’ connection to the Rocky community.

Rocktivities Student Event Planner (apply through RMC CareerLink, search for job #12443)

  • work with other student team members to create, plan, implement and evaluate all student events sponsored by Rocktivities
  • work-study as well as non-work-study positions are available

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Office of Residence Life

To provide students with a safe residential living community that supports the academic experience through community responsibility and offers opportunities for success.
All Residence Life positions can be applied for at www.rocky.edu/joinourteam

Summer Resident Advisors 

  • On-campus students
  • Compensation on-campus housing
  • Administrative tasks, advising residents, front desk staffing, building security (on-duty), policy enforcement, programming

Summer Building Monitors

  • On-campus students
  • Compensation on-campus housing
  • Administrative tasks, front desk staffing, building security (on-duty), policy enforcement, room inspections

Resident Advisors 

  • On-campus Sophomore or above students
  • Stipend paid (do not have to be work-study eligible), housing, and meal plan
  • Administrative tasks, advising residents, building security (on-duty), policy enforcement, programming

Night Monitors 

  • On-campus students
  • Hourly work-study
  • Front desk staffing (building security monitoring, spare key check-outs, guest check-ins)

Student Custodian Maintenance Technicians

  • On-campus student
  • Discount on housing (do not have to be work-study eligible)
  • Weekend residence hall cleaning, campus on-call for after-hours cleaning needs

Wellness Programmers

  • On-campus students
  • Discount on housing (do not have to be work-study eligible)
  • Wellness programming for residence halls based around monthly theme (includes: events, bulletin boards, newsletters, and social media posting)
  • Stand Up RMC committee member 

Peer Review Board (Non-Residence Life position)

  •  RMC enrolled students (on and off-campus, multiple class standings, athletic teams and not on athletic teams)
  • Stipend paid (at the end of semester) (do not have to be work-study eligible)
  • Adjudicate reports of policy violations, suggest changes to conduct models and policy language

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Leadership, Engagement, and Achievement Program (LEAP)

Supports student development and growth by providing meaningful advocacy, intervention and counsel, as well as, social and academic support programming. Great opportunity to engage with students during their first year at Rocky.

All LEAP positions can be applied for at www.rocky.edu/leap and just click the Join Our Team button!

LEAP Peer Mentor Program

  • weekly one on one meetings with first-year RMC students
  • assists mentees with academic and personal growth
  • great way to improve leadership skills & build credentials
  • monthly stipend
  • available to on and off campus students

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