Leading volunteer positions are ideal for those interested in determining and advancing strategic directions, governing over long-term goals, representing the association to other members, and setting the tone for member experiences.

Current Opportunities

Association Leading Volunteers

Association Opportunities

  • Board of Trustees Members
  • Education Council Members
  • Regional Directors
  • Special Appointments to the ACUI Leadership Team
  • ACUI Education and Research Fund Chair
  • Conference Program Team Chair
  • Corporate Partnerships Development Team Leader
  • Council for the Advancement of Standards Liaison
  • Research Coordinator
  • Student Programs Team Leader
  • Volunteer Development Coordinator

Time Commitment

Association leading volunteer positions require a commitment of two or more years, except for student positions which have a one-year term. Over the course of the term, volunteers should anticipate at least four hours of conference call and project work per month, in addition to attending in-person ACUI Leadership Team meetings.


Qualifications

Those in association leading positions must have: full-time employment at a higher education institution; institutional membership; a signed institutional support form; and a commitment to fulfilling the duties of the position for the length of the term. Students in association leading positions must be: a degree-seeking undergraduate or graduate student who is not a full-time employee at the institution; involved in a college union/student activities department; not set to graduate the upcoming May or August; committed to fulfilling the duties of the position for the length of the term.


Limitations

To advance the strategic goals of ACUI, individuals in an association leading position shall not serve in any additional leading, planning, or serving volunteer positions. If selected or elected for an association leading position, individuals shall resign from other positions, except by specific approval of the Board of Trustees. Approval will not be granted by the Board of Trustees for any combination of roles that pose a fiduciary conflict of interest. Association leading volunteers are welcome to participate in additional contributing and engaging opportunities.

Regional Leading Volunteers

Regional Opportunities

  • Awards & Scholarships Coordinator
  • Business Manager
  • Communications Coordinator
  • Corporate Partnerships Coordinator
  • Educational Programs Coordinator
  • Inclusivity Coordinator
  • Membership Coordinator
  • Online Learning Coordinator
  • Regional Conference Coordinator
  • Student Involvement Coordinator
  • Student Member
  • Volunteer Coordinator
  • Web and Social Media Coordinator

Time Commitment

Regional leading volunteer positions require a commitment of two years, except for student positions which have a one-year term. Over the course of the term, volunteers should anticipate at least four hours of conference call and project work per month, in addition to attending in-person Regional Leadership Team meetings.


Qualifications

Those in regional leading positions must have:

  • Employment at a higher education institution
  • Institutional or individual membership
  • A signed institutional support form
  • A commitment to fulfilling the duties of the position for the length of the term

Students in regional leading positions must be:

  • A degree-seeking undergraduate or graduate student who is not a full-time employee at the institution Involved in a college union/student activities department Not set to graduate the upcoming May or August
  • Committed to fulfilling the duties of the position for the length of the term.

Limitations

To increase the opportunities for involvement in ACUI’s regions, individuals in a regional leading position may not also serve in a regional planning position, unless designated to support regional planning activities for a specific purpose related to their regional leadership position.

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