Professional Development Opportunities

We are committed to providing on-going, comprehensive development for our professional staff. Some of the many opportunities include: 

Involvement in professional associations: 

  • WCPA (Wisconsin College Personnel Association)

  • UMR-ACUHO (Upper Midwest Region of the Association of College and University Housing Officers)

  • ACUHO-I (Association of College and University Housing Officers-InternationaL)

  • ACPA (College Student Educators International)

  • NASPA (Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education)

Professional development funds

$800 is available for conference attendance, committee work, workshop presentations, etc. 

The creation of a professional development plan is another option. Each hall director can select different experiences to further develop their professional skills in areas of interest. This may include advising student organizations, serving on departmental or campus-wide committees, taking a class, etc. Opportunities are limitless and experiences can be tailored to meet your needs.

Collaborative opportunities

Are available with other student affairs and academic affairs areas including the Campus Activities and Student Engagement (CASE) office, Academic and Career Advising Center, Dean of Students office and many more.