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:


  • Ambassador

Campus Pastors

  • D-Group Leaders
  • SALT
  • Senior Class Mentors

Center for Academic Service-Learning

  • Service-Learning Advocate

Center for Student Action

  • International Chapel
  • Operations Coordinator Intern
  • Student Ministry Coordinator
  • Study Abroad

Chapel Programs

  • Senior Chapel Intern
  • Undergraduate Chapel Intern


  • Commuter Life Intern
  • Graphic Design Intern
  • Intramural Intern
  • Outdoor Adventures Intern
  • Performing Arts Intern
  • Social Media Intern
  • Special Events Intern
  • Transfer Intern

Office of Women’s Development

  • Undergraduate Intern

Orientation and Transitions

  • Alpha Coordinator
  • Alpha Intern
  • Alpha Leader

Residence Life

  • Living Area Counsel
  • 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
    • University
  • Communication Department
    • Strategists
  • House of Representatives

Did you know?

Each year, more than 100 student leaders participate in our wilderness orientation program called Walkabout.