- Fall Welcome
Oriflamme [OR-uh-flam/noun] - a banner, symbol or idea inspiring devotion or courage.
Oriflamme is a student organization of selected volunteers who help create a successful Fall Welcome experience for first-year students. Oriflamme Leaders mentor groups of first-year students through their first several days on campus and maintains a connection throughout the students first year on campus. The organization rallies their student groups for events such as the Spirit Competition and Square Dance, and leads them to events such as Live the Oath and Convocation. Oriflamme Leaders not only mentor groups of students, they also help with residence hall move-in and complete behind-the-scenes tasks that ensures Fall Welcome runs smoothly.
2015 celebrates Oriflamme's 52nd year at Saint Louis University!
Are you interested in becoming a member of Oriflamme?
Oriflamme Leader selection occurs as a part of the First-Year Experience (FYE) Leaders selection process. This process selects leaders for seven different leadership positions including Oriflamme Leaders, SLU101 Leaders, University 101 Peer Instructors, Learning Community Mentors, Commuter Assistants, Transfer Mentors, and Student Educational Services (SES) Mentors.
To learn a little more about Oriflamme and all of these leadership positions, please click here. There are also several information sessions this semester that interested candidates are encouraged to attend. If a student is studying abroad in the spring of 2015, applications are due on Friday, November 14, 2014. The deadline to apply for any students NOT studying abroad in the spring of 2015 is Friday, January 16, 2015.