Goon Squad 2024 Registration

Goon Squad 2024 Registration

Since 1944, Goon Squad members have been the friendly group of returning students who greet new students as they arrive on campus and help them move into their residence halls.

Responsibilities
• Attend a required Goon Squad training on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2024 from 7-8 p.m. in Hendricks Chapel.
• Greet new students, families and supporters, in addition to helping with wayfinding.
• Help new students move into their residence halls.

Goon Squad Benefits
• Early move-in date of Sunday, Aug. 18, 2024 from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. for students living on-campus (no exceptions).
• Receive three hours of community service and meal ticket per volunteer shift. These hours may count toward Whitman and Honors requirements.
• Receive 80th Anniversary Goon Squad swag.
• Recruit new students for your Registered Student Organization (RSO). RSOs meeting the Goon Squad volunteer requirement will be invited to table at the Orange Blast Involvement Fair from 9-11 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 23, 2024.
• Make a positive impact with new students, families and supporters during New Student Move-In.

Goon Squad Registration Deadline: Sunday, July 21, 2024, 11:59 p.m. (ET)

If you have any questions about your organization meeting the Orange Blast Involvement Fair volunteer requirement and/or to request accommodations, please contact New Student Programs at welcome@syr.edu or call 315.443.9187.