Tompkins Cortland Community College

Success & Advising

Panther Welcome Crew

Current Tompkins Cortland students helping new students!

Panther Welcome Crew

The Panther Welcome Crew is a group of current students who assist with New Student Orientation and transition activities. Look for the gold Panther Welcome Crew t-shirts during Orientation and Welcome Week. Panther Welcome Crew members are happy to answer any questions you may have, so don't hesitate to ask. They are also here to help you navigate the orientation activities and find your way around campus.

If you want to get involved at Tompkins Cortland, start planning ahead now! There are many opportunities on campus. We are looking for students to assist with Fall 2017 New Student Transition and Orientation programs.

You might be a good fit for the Panther Welcome Crew if you:

  • Are motivated, reliable, and dependable
  • Enjoy helping others
  • Are friendly
  • Take initiative and show self-discipline
  • Have achieved academic success (are in good academic standing at the College)

Benefits of being part of the Panther Welcome Crew:

  • Gain valuable leadership experience
  • Meet new people and make new friends
  • Build your resume
  • Help other students learn to love Tompkins Cortland as much as you do
  • Share tips for success in college
  • Move in early (if you live in the residence halls)
  • Receive a Panther Welcome Crew T-shirt
  • Get free meals during training and Orientation sessions

Additional Information and Forms

Please read the information below about how you can become part of the Panther Welcome Crew!

No Team Leader positions are available at this time.

Panther Welcome Crew Volunteers

Panther Welcome Crew volunteers help out just before the semester begins in August with New Student Orientation and Welcome Week. Volunteers must commit to attending a required two-day training and to work at least 25 volunteer hours during Orientation and Welcome Week.

For more information

Please contact Student Success and Advisement Services for more information. You can stop by Room 101, email, or call 607.844.8222 Ext. 4521.