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Residential Living

Employment (Student Staff)

Fall 2014 - Community Advisor (CA)

Re-opened on March 26, 2014

Process Overview

CA Process Timeline

  • Applications available: December 3
  • Applications due: April 3, 2014, 4 p.m.
  • Interviews:  April 6, 6 - 9 p.m. (Your exact interview time will be emailed to you on April 4.)
  • Group process:  N/A
  • Decision Letters Out: April 11

CA Position Description (in pdf)

CA Application Sample Questions (in pdf)

Interview Tips (in pdf)

CA Application Process

  • Log in to the application (see link below) with your UWSP log-in (use your UWSP email address)
    • You need to complete the application in one sitting
    • You will need to enter all *Required* information
    • Click "Submit"
    • You will have the opportunity to edit your application once it is submitted
  • List one reference
    • Your reference must be a current student staff member at UWSP (AD, [FIG] ARC, CA, LCA, EP, MPA, WA or RHA Exec. Board member).  This reference will receive an e-mail asking them to complete a reference form on your behalf. 
  • Complete and save your final edits
  • Sign up for an interview at Residential Living by January 31, 4 p.m.
  • Participate in four individual interviews
    • Each interview will be 12 minutes and include three hall directors
  • Complete group process
    • All candidates are together and participate in several activities in groups of 10-15

Studying Abroad?

  • If you plan to study abroad during the fall 2014 semester, we recommend that you apply now for a spring 2015 position
  • If you are currently studying abroad, you can still complete an application for a fall 2014 position and we will attempt to set up an interview with you

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) (in pdf)

Access the CA Application
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Click here to edit an application that has already been submitted.


If you have any questions about any of the positions or the selection process, please contact the Student Staff Selection Committee via e-mail (