Step 1: Download, print, and keep a copy of the Cougar Guide position description. Please ensure that you can participate as noted fully and without conflict before applying.
Step 2: Complete the online application form. Return to this page to submit your supporting materials for a full and complete application.
Step 3: Submit a current resumé detailing your current activities and work experience. Please save it in Microsoft Word format as [Last name, First name - resume] and email as an attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Step 4: Download the essay questions. Using the provided form, answer question one and two additional questions of your choice. Save the form on your computer as [Last name, First name - essays] and email it as an attachment to email@example.com.
Step 5: Download the reference form. Save two copies on your computer as [Last name, First name - reference #1] and [Last name, First name - reference #2]. Attach one form and email to a reference from SIUE (faculty member, employer, student organization advisor, coach, etc.) and another to a reference of your choice. Your references should use the provided form and submit via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cougar Guides will be selected and notified by SIUE email by 4:30 p.m. Friday, May 30. Selection will be based on recommendation of references, review of essay responses and resumé, leadership experience and activities, and attendance at orientation/information session.
Questions about The SIUE Experience or the Cougar Guide position may be directed to Kara Shustrin at email@example.com or (618) 650-2023.