Are you thinking about a career in higher education?
The Division of Student Affairs is excited to announce a new fellowship opportunity for students from underrepresented groups who are interested in a future career in student affairs.
This fellowship will allow you to learn more about the field, provide you with an
introduction to the graduate program in Higher Education Administration, and connect you with current leaders within the Division, all while earning credits
toward your undergraduate degree. This program is open to undergraduate students in their junior year. Click here for more information.
About The Program
The Division of Student Affairs Fellowship is a pathways program designed to provide a guided internship, mentorship, and networking opportunities for undergraduates from historically underrepresented and marginalized groups interested in pursuing a career in higher education and student affairs.
This fellowship will allow you to learn more about the field, provide you with an introduction to the graduate program in Higher Education Administration, and connect you with current leaders within Student Affairs, all while earning credits toward your undergraduate degree. This program is open to undergraduate students to apply in their junior year. Applications are due by March 1, selected candidates will be offered an interview with decisions made by mid to late March. The program is intended to begin for the selected fellows in the fall of their senior year.
This program offers many opportunities as you consider a career in higher education and student affairs including:
- Earning 6 credits in your senior year
- Taking a Higher Education Administration (HEA) graduate level course
- Developing awareness of professional opportunities in the field of higher education & student affairs
- Gaining skills that will aid in success in graduate school and beyond
- Enrolling in the Higher Education Administration (HEA) master's program
- Building experience to be a competitive candidate for entry-level positions in Student Affairs
Are you interested in more details? Click below to find out the benefits of our fellowship!
If you would like to learn more about this opportunity, please join us at an information session:
- Wednesday, February 8 at 12:30pm - In person (Student Activities Center 223)
- Friday, February 10 at 11am - Zoom (link will be emailed after registration)
We look forward to meeting you and sharing additional information.