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Thank you for your interest in joining the Office of Student Life as a student leader at Clover Park Technical College. At CPTC, there are a variety of ways that students can get involved on campus. Supported by the Services and Activities Fees collected from every student’s tuition, the Office of Student Life and Associated Student Government (ASG) provide programming, campus organizations, and leadership opportunities to all students.
Associated Student Government (12-19 hours/week)
Associated Student Government student employees work on either the Student Council or Campus Activities Board (CAB). Student Council is an advocate of the student voice and a partner with other governing units. The Student Council oversees the administration of the ASG. Council meetings, which are open to the public, are held on a regular basis while CPTC is in session. CAB promotes and coordinates a well-balanced program of student-initiated activities that enhance health and wellness, cultural, social and recreational needs of the Associated Students outside the classroom aimed at enhancing student life.
Peer Ambassadors (8 - 12 hours/week)
The Peer Ambassador Program is coordinated by the Office of Student Life. The program serves as a leadership opportunity for students who are dedicated to serving and representing Clover Park Technical College. Ambassadors are paid student employees who coordinate peer help desk activities, conduct walking tours of the campus, and participate in special events related to student retention. Peer Ambassadors staff the Student Leadership & Service Center in Bldg 23.
Student Marketing & Communications (8 - 12 hours/week)
The Student Marketing & Communications positions are responsible for the graphic design, overall promotion of, reporting about and creating of a strong online presence (including social media) for the ASG and the Office of Student Life.
Graphic design, photography and writing skills highly desired.
Committee Members (4 hours/month with the ability to increase to 4 - 6 hours/week)
Committee members are paid student representatives who serve on various Clover Park Technical College committees. Additionally, committee members can sign-up for event shifts that are sponsored by the Office of Student Life and increase both work hours and leadership opportunities.
Office of Student Life:
*Must be a currently registered CPTC student
*Maintain a quarterly and cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher
*Must be a student in good standing with the College, ASG and the community.
*Must be making academic progress in an academic degree or certificate program
1. Reference (Name, Email, Phone number)
Provide an individual who can speak to your experience, character and temperament that is not a family member. Example:
CPTC faculty member
Current or past supervisor
CPTC staff member
2. Personal statements
Why do you want to be a student leader at CPTC? (80-1000 words)
Clover Park Technical College is very diverse. Over 60% of students were awarded financial aid, the median age is 30, 48% are students of color, and 14% are students attending college for the first time. In this position, you will be asked to work on behalf of 4,000 students. How will you strive to represent all students in your leadership position? (80-1000 words)
Tell us how you will be able to successfully balance your student leader position responsibilities (8-16 hours/week) along with your obligations at school and home. (40-1000 words)
3. Prepare resume (optional)
Note: You must complete the application in one sitting, it will not save your information if you leave the site.
If you have any questions do not hesitate to stop by The Office of Student Life (Bldg 23, Rm 108), call (253-589-5780) or email us!