Loyola University Chicago

THEA Institute

College Student Leadership

The THEA Institute invites current Loyola students, both undergraduate and graduate, to serve as either College Mentors or as Program Assistants on the Student Support Team. Applications for both positions are due on March 1, 2018. Click here to apply now! Must be a member of the THEA portal in OrgSync.

College Mentor

During the THEA Institute, College Mentors serve as role models, resident assistants, small group facilitators, and ambassadors for the high school participants. College Mentors are tasked with creating a welcoming environment that fosters the spiritual development of each participant as a member of the THEA community. They are responsible for the safety and well-being of the participants.

Mentors live on campus in the residence halls, enforce quiet hours in the evening, and lead faith-sharing groups throughout the week.

C‌lick here to view the College Mentor Job Description.

Program Assistant

Program Assistants serve on the Student Support Team for the THEA Institute. The Student Support team has overarching responsibilities to meet the logistical needs of the institute. They are the “behind the scenes” staff modeling Servant Leadership. Program Assistants prepare the setup and clean-up of rooms including AV, organize SWAG and supplies for activities, lead morning and evening prayer, and assist with community-building activities throughout the week. They are responsible for the safety and well-being of the participants.

Program Assistants will live on campus in the residence halls but do not have night time duty responsibilities.

Click here to view the Program Assistant Job Description‌.