Visit Guides

Visit Guides are CUNY students that are responsible for leading students through interactive and age-appropriate visits at participating CUNY campuses.

College students that participate in the program get a chance to develop and hone professional skills that are applicable to other forms of employment.

Some examples of developed skills:

  • Communication
  • Mentoring
  • Leadership
  • Problem Solving
  • Organization
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Public Speaking
  • Time Management


Professional Development Partners 

CUNY Explorers collaborates with various community-based organizations and programs to bring valuable training to our campus staff.

Some of our training topics include:

  • Managing Positive Behavior
  • Career Readiness
  • Communication
  • Financial Literacy
  • Public Speaking
  • Time Management

Campus Coordinator

Campus coordinators support the development, implementation and oversight of CUNY Explorers at the campus.  They help middle schools schedule visits as well as supervise and train Visit Guides.

Do You Want to Join Our Team?

Are you a CUNY student interested in becoming a Visit Guide? To apply, contact the Explorers campus coordinator at your home campus.