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FOOT Leader Application

Application Process

  • Applications will be taken until April 24, at midnight.
  • RecLife staff will make decisions and let all applicants know the following week.
  • There will be a leader training event Sunday, May 1, 8-9:30 p.m. It is highly recommended that you attend this event.


Qualifications for being a FOOT leader

  • Have a growing relationship with Christ.
  • Passionate about helping people feel included and introducing them to the community at Ouachita.
  • Loves spending time outside and experiencing God and community in creation.
  • There will be two sessions of FOOT. Below are the FOOT dates followed by specific leader dates and times.
    • Session 1: Aug. 7-10. Leaders arrive at 1 p.m., Aug. 6 and leave at 5 p.m., Aug. 10.
    • Session 2: Aug. 10-13. Leaders arrive at 8 a.m., Aug. 10 and leave at 5 p.m., Aug. 13.


Duties of a FOOT leader

  • Model the attitude and character of a responsible follower of Christ at Ouachita.
  • Lead a small group of 8-12 Freshman students. These groups will discuss the topics from the days lesson, what it is like to be an OBU student, and much more.
  • Interact with Freshman students, making everyone feel welcome and loved.
  • Assist with the setting up of camp, leading games, etc.
  • Join in the daily outdoor activities with the Freshman students.


No more applications are being accepted.

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