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If getting paid to write about your life and experience at Wesleyan sounds good, then we’ve got the job for you!

The Office of Admission is looking for more students to blog at http://voices.blogs.wesleyan.edu.  This is a great way to represent your Wesleyan experience to prospective students all over the world.  All current Wesleyan students from all class years are welcome to apply, although preference will be given to members of the classes of 2013 and 2014.  Our bloggers must:

  • Want to blog and be good at it!
  • Update their blogs at least once a week and respond to comments.
  • Possess good judgment, writing skills, and the willingness to engage that is required to connect with prospective Wesleyan students and others.
  • Be comfortable with, or willing to learn, simple HTML text formatting and including multimedia like videos and images into your posts to make them interesting.

Please Wesleyan admission blog application how to apply.  Applications are due no later than Friday, September 23 at 12pm.  Please e-mail Tara Lindros, Associate Dean of Admission at tlindros@wesleyan.edu with any questions, and with your completed application.

The Admission Office is beginning the hiring process for 2011-2012 Senior Interviewer position.  As many of you are aware, this position has direct impact on leaving your legacy at Wesleyan and shaping who will be in the freshman class. A brief job description includes:

  • Interview prospective students in the Summer and/or Fall
  • Co-lead information sessions with Admission Deans to prospective students and families
  • Availability during WesFest and other special events in Fall and Spring
  • Other office tasks as needed such as data entry and answering phone calls/emails

Two open information sessions are being offered on Wednesday, February 16 at 12 noon and Thursday, February 17 at 12 noon, where the details of the position will be reviewed. Current Senior Interviewers will also be there to answer your questions.  Both meetings will be held in the McKelvey Room of the Admission Office.

To apply, download a copy of the Senior Interviewer application form and submit it to Jami Silver in the Office of Admission by Monday, March 7 at 5pm.  (If you are currently on study abroad, the application deadline is Monday, August 15 at 5pm EST.)  If you are unable to attend the information sessions, you are encouraged to contact Jami Silver, Associate Dean of Admissions at jsilver01@wesleyan.edu, or with any of the current Senior Interviewers, whose contact information is available at http://www.wesleyan.edu/admission/ask_a_question/seniors/index.html

Select applicants will be invited to participate in the first round of group interviews during the lunch hours of the week of March 28 – April 1, and will be notified of the final decision concerning their applications by email on Monday, March 21st.  For more information, please contact

Jami Silver
Associate Dean of Admission