Get involved

Many students who live in residence have a positive and rewarding experience and want to give back or take on a leadership role in the residence community.

Find out how you can get involved and contribute your residence and to the University of New Brunswick (UNB), Fredericton campus.

Join a House Committee

House Orientation Chair: Reporting to their designated Residence Life Coordinator, the successful applicants will design and deliver orientation programming to their assigned residence community. Each house orienation chair will work closely with residence staff, other residence leaders and the UNB Student Union to support incoming students. The position responsibilites will begin in the spring and end following the completion of responsibilities following O-Week.

House Committees are elected bodies of students who plan events for their respective houses. Committee members plan fun and inclusive house activities for their residence and offer leadership advice on house affairs. Please note: House Committees must submit a Student Events Application for approval prior to the event. 

House Committee leaders are role models and must abide by the following ethics:

  • maintaining and agreeing upon a high code of standards for the House Committee and the house as a whole
  • respecting the integrity and protecting the physical and emotional welfare of house residents
  • respecting the convictions and values of the house
  • handling house dues and house revenue with integrity