First Flight Leaders

What is a First Flight Leader (FFL)? 

First Flight Leaders are mentors or guides to new freshman during First Flight Week. For students living on campus, their First Flight Leader is their Resident Assistant (RA). All FFL’s will be expected to facilitate small group meetings with their students, encourage participation in programs during First Flight, and serve as a positive role model of a successful student at UNT.


Apply to be a 2022 First Flight Leader!

  1. Complete an online application through Handshake.  Log on to  and search for job posting 63973758 for the 2022 First Flight Leader Position.

  2. Complete the 2022 First Flight Leader Application.  Use the button below to download the 2022 First Flight Leader Application. You can attach your completed application packet to your Handshake Application, email your application to, or bring your completed application to the Orientation and Transition Programs office (Union 377).

Priority Application Deadline is May 31, 2022. Applications may be considered after the priority deadline until all First Flight Leader positions are filled. 

2022 First Flight Leader Application

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