Join the Campus Ministry 2020-2021 Intern Team!
The Campus Ministry Student Intern Selection process includes both current student interns and new applicants.
Campus Ministry Interns must possess strong interpersonal skills including communication, organization, flexibility and collaboration. Interns must demonstrate professionalism through dependability, responsibility, initiative, leadership, accountability and strong time-management.
Campus Ministry Interns must also possess:
- Willingness to grow and share in a faith-based community;
- Ability and desire to collaborate and work on a team;
- Willingness to participate in team and peer ministry;
- Appreciation of the role of faith development as part of a Jesuit education;
- Basic understanding of and previous experience with community service and social justice, and broader issues of faith and justice;
- Willingness to learn about and work with sensitivity to diversity and privilege;
- Ability to engage students in educational opportunities;
- Ability to dialogue with persons with diverse political and ideological views, and to be open to working with them to create educational opportunities;
- Respect for supervision, peers, the office and partnership; and
- Meet all position-specific qualifications listed in the Campus Ministry Internship Position Descriptions.
In addition, Campus Ministry Interns must meet the following criteria:
- Be rising sophomores, juniors, or seniors;
- Possess a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75;
- Complete the application and interview process by the stated deadlines;
- Be in good conduct standing with the college. A judicial review will be conducted for all applicants; and
- Be available for the entire 2020-2021 academic year, unless you are applying for a music ministry or sacristan position. We will only consider half-year applications (due to study abroad, student teaching or other commitments) for music ministry and sacristan positions.
If you are selected and choose to accept the Campus Ministry Intern position, you must agree to:
- Commit to working approximately 10-15 hours per week;
- Decline Evergreen, Resident Assistant, CCSJ Internships, SGA Executive Board, Varsity Athletics, MAP Navigator, OAE Leader or any other campus position that conflicts with the fall training and retreat;
- Not hold additional employment or commitments that exceed 12 hours per week total;
- Maintain or improve a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 throughout the internship;
- Abide by all of the policies and regulations of Loyola’s Code of Student Conduct, as well as those of federal and local jurisdictions;
- Provide phone/front desk coverage one to two hours per week; assist students, faculty, staff, and guests with retreat registrations, Mass cards, appointments, etc. and complete office tasks. Provide a friendly, welcoming presence for all who enter Cohn Hall;
- Meetings & Trainings;
- Attend and participate in the fall training and retreat in August 2020.
- Participate in weekly one-on-one meetings with supervisor.
- Attend staff meetings one Friday each month from 3-5pm and intern formation dates as scheduled.
- Participate in the following activities:
- September: Mass of the Holy Spirit
- December: Lessons & Carols
- January: Hope and Renewal Interfaith Prayer Service
- Other events as assigned; and
- Meet all position-specific expectations listed in the Campus Ministry Internship Position Descriptions.
Campus Ministry Internship Position Descriptions
- Discern which above intern position(s) best meet your skills and interests.
- Complete the online application with references.*
- Complete the interview process.
*One reference is required for a complete application. We recommend you send the reference form to your reference in advance of submitting the application so they have enough time to complete the form. Current CM staff may not serve as references.*
Resource for interview assistance and practice
*login with your Loyola student email and password*
Campus Ministry Intern Application
Timeline for New Applicants
Information Sessions (CM Common Space in Cohn Hall)
Thursday. Dec. 5 from 6-7pm
Thursday Jan. 30 from 6-7pm
Tuesday, Feb. 11 from 6-7pm
Wednesday, Feb. 19 from 6-7pm
*If you can’t attend an info session, email Megan Linz Dickinson (email@example.com) for more information.
Applications Due: February 25, 2020 by 3 P.M.
Recommendations Due: February 25, 2020 by 3 P.M.
Decision Letters Available: April 2, 2020
Contracts Due: April 6, 2020
Contact Megan Linz Dickinson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 410-617-2092.