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First-Year Seminar Assistant (FSA) Application for Fall 2019

Applications must be submitted by 4:00 pm on Monday, January 21, 2019. Applicants must be available for an in-person interview at Nunemaker Center on Friday, January 25, 2019. (Interviews will last no more than an hour, and be scheduled to accommodate individual needs as much as possible.) Please e-mail annele@ku.edu if you have questions about this application.

Short Essay

Your response to the following question (not to exceed 500 words) will allow the review committee to become familiar with your interests and strengths as a student. Various people inspire a thirst for knowledge and a desire for success. Briefly describe the person you have most wanted to emulate. How does this person inform your decision about becoming a FSA for this class of freshmen?

Short Bio

Attach a short bio (not to exceed 200 words) that includes your most meaningful activities and awards while at KU. 


Please provide the name and title of the individual that you have asked to be your reference. Your reference must be a KU staff or faculty member, be available for a brief phone conversation during the month of December, and be able to comment on your academic abilities, communication skills, and ability to mentor other students and work with a seminar instructor.

Please e-mail annele@ku.edu if you have any questions about this application.

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