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Summer Scholars

College Coaches

Why Should You Be A College Coach?

As a College Coach, you will work with an exceptional group of students, make contacts and friendships with dynamic colleagues, and gain valuable experience in a rigorous academic community.

Information Sessions
All sessions will be held at 6:00pm* in Galvin Auditorium
Tuesday, January 20th, 2015
Thursday, January 22nd, 2015
Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 *(7:00 pm)

College Coaches receive a compensation of $3,000 (pre-taxes), $600 Declining Balance, Free lunch during SEAL, $100 Rambler Bucks, FREE Swag!, and an awesome summer in the city!

College Coaches will also live in Messina Hall during the Pre-College Summer Scholars program. 

Each applicant will be asked to rank in order which program and time commitment works best with their summer schedule. Please review the programs listed below when making your selections:

2015 Pre-College Summer Scholar Programs

ProgramsPositions AvailableTime Commitment End Dates
SPELL 2 positions 10 weeks August 2015
FIRST STAR 3 - 6 positions 6 weeks July 2015
SEaL 6 - 12 positions 6 weeks July 2015
SEMINARS 4 positions 7 weeks July 2015
INSTITUTES 4 positions 10 weeks August 2015
ACADEMY 4 positions 10 weeks August 2015

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Candidate Eligibility
  • Be an undergraduate, degree-seeking student who has completed a minimum total of 24 credit hours (or obtained sophomore status) by end of spring semester.
  • Have a grade point average (cumulative) of at least 3.0 at the time of application. Candidates who do not attend Loyola must submit transcripts to summerscholars@luc.edu for review.
  • Exhibit commitment to the mission of the Pre-College Summer Scholars program.
  • Possess the following qualities: maturity, responsibility, flexibility, initiative, motivation, enthusiasm, integrity and a strong, positive work ethic.
  • Be able to work effectively with a diverse group of team members and to promote the benefits of diversity.

How to Apply

CCs Move-In: May 19th
•Retreat: May 20th-22nd
•Summer Training: May 26th-June 5th
•Programs: June 6th- August 8th
•CCs Move-Out: Sunday, August 9th
Please Note
  • If selected for interview, you will be required to submit a resume for review.
  • If selected for the position, your employment will be contingent upon passing a background check.
  • If selected as a College Coach, you may not also be employed as a Orientation Leader or a Resident Assistant.

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If you have additional questions about employment with the Pre-College Summer Scholar programs, write to us at summerscholars@luc.edu or call 773-508-7772.

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Summer Scholars · The Office of First-Year Experience · 255 Sullivan Center, 1032 West Sheridan Road, Chicago IL 60660 · Phone: 773.508.7381 · summerscholars@luc.edu

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