Student Life

CA Recruitment Process

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CA Recruitment

  • Monday, Dec. 1, 2014 - Applications are available here!
  • Monday, Jan. 12, 2015, 4 - 5:30 p.m. - CA Recruitment Kick Off Events, Orton Center
    • Participate in events to practice CA skills and interview skills
    • Learn more about the CA position, ask questions
    • Find out how the job can benefit your career 
  • Week of Jan. 19, 2015 - CA Informational Activities
    • Every community will facilitate a CA practice activity and Q&A session about the position 
    • Check Facebook for dates, times, and locations
  • Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, 3 p.m. - CA application due 
  • Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015, 3 p.m. - ALL reference letters due to Student Life or via email to
  • Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. - CA Selection “Super Saturday” Interviews
    • **All candidates must participate in Super Saturday interviews unless they have an academic conflict 
    • If you have a conflict, you must please email at the time of applying 
    • For Super Saturday interviews, candidates will participate in three 45-minute group interview sessions from 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. and then schedule their 20-30 minute individual interview for the afternoon 
    • Dress is “business casual” – for group interviews you will be doing some activities that require movement, so be comfortable but professional; please, no jeans/sweats
  • Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015 - CA notification letters available in Student Life
  • Monday, March 2, 2015, by 3 p.m. - CA offer/alternate letters due to Student Life

Know someone who should be a Community Assistant? Recommend them to us!

Complete the application and/or print the timeline here

Print the Student Leader Reference Form if your references want to complete this form. If they would rather, they are welcome to email a recommendation letter directly to

For questions or concerns, please email Leslie Krafft.

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