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FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

What if I don’t know if Student Affairs is right for me?
That’s okay, this program is here to help you decide!

How long is this program?
Ideally, participants would stay in the program for about seven months (from October through April), but that is not currently a requirement.

What if I’m only here for one more semester?
That’s fine; we should be able to make it work!

Can I participate in the summer?
That depends on mentor availability, but probably.

Is there an application deadline?
Nope, we accept applications all the time!

Can I pick my mentor?
Yes; if you know a current SA Pro and they agree to have you as their mentee (some mentors may not be able to commit enough time and need to decline your request).

Do I have to know my potential mentor before I apply?
No. You can be placed with a mentor, or request a specific mentor if you know a current SA Pro and they agree to have you as their mentee (some mentors may not be able to commit enough time and need to decline your request).

What if I don’t know what type of Student Affairs career to learn about?
That’s okay, this program is here to help you decide!

Do I have to work in Student Affairs already?
No!