The Herd

Purpose

The Herd is a student worker position associated with the admissions office. We work 10 hours a week in the admissions office helping the counselors with anything and everything involved in the recruitment process. Our team helps with events such as: Be a Bison Day, Night on the Hill, all Preview Days on campus, and Priority Enrollment Day. We are also responsible for giving campus tours of the campus to prospective students.

Sponsor: Sheri Hayes

Co-Chair/President: Caitlyn Crosby & Ally Power

Activities

The Herd assists in all Admissions' Office recruitment events such as Fall, Winter and Spring Preview Day, Night on the Hill, Be a Bison Day, Priority Enrollment Day along with other various church and dinner events.

All members are required to spend six hours a week in the Admissions office writing letters, giving campus tours, or helping the Admissions staff with various tasks. Also, they are required to spend 4 hours a week in the evening calling prospective students. 

Membership Information

OBU students may apply to join The Herd after being a student on campus for one full semester. Applications are made available at the beginning and end of the fall semester with interviews to follow.