Student Leadership Opportunities

Holding a student leadership position on campus is a valuable opportunity for students to develop skills that will benefit them both personally and professionally. Student leaders will develop their interpersonal and task-management abilities as they face new situations and respond to the challenges they encounter, learning from their own experiences as well as from their mentors and peers.

Interested in becoming a student leader? APU offers numerous on-campus opportunities for students who wish to serve their peers and community.

Apply for all student leadership positions on Handshake (create your account; you may also access Handshake through the Quicklinks menu on The following positions are available:

Academic Success Center

  • GEN1 Scholars Ambassadors


  • Ambassador

Campus Life

  • Alpha Coordinator
  • Alpha Intern
  • Alpha Leader
  • Graphic Design Intern
  • Intramural Intern
  • Outdoor Adventures Intern
  • Performing Arts Intern
  • Social Media Intern
  • Special Events Intern
  • Transfer Intern

Campus Ministry

  • D-Group Leaders
  • SALT
  • Peer Mentors

Center for Academic Service-Learning

  • Service-Learning Advocate

Center for Global Learning and Engagement (Study Away)

  • Data Analyst Intern
  • Graphic Design Intern
  • Social Media Intern
  • Student Administrative Assistant
  • Study Away Intern
  • Study Away Program Assistant

Center for Student Action

  • Action Teams
  • Local Engagement
  • Marketing
  • Mexico Outreach
  • Service Center (Finance, Office, Operations)
  • Service Requirements


  • Senior Chapel Intern
  • Undergraduate Chapel Intern

Commuter Life

  • Commuter Life Intern
  • Commuter Life Assistant

International Students and Scholars

  • International Center Student Leaders (IC Leaders)

Residence Life

  • Resident Advisor

Student Government Association

  • Executive Positions
    • President
    • Vice President
    • Controller
    • Director of Communication
    • Director of Internal Affairs
    • Speaker of the House
  • Senators
    • Academic
    • Azusa
    • Commuter
    • International
    • Multicultural
    • Student Resources
    • Student Services
    • Spiritual Life
  • Communication Department
    • Strategists
  • House of Representatives

Women’s Development

  • Undergraduate Intern