ideal Freshmen Leadership Team Application

Applications will be accepted no later than Tuesday, August 27th at 10am.

Member Requirements:

  • Have achieved a High School GPA of at least 2.5 and maintain a UCA cumulative college GPA of at least 2.5.  Failure to maintain such a GPA will result in removal from the team.
  • Enrolled in and complete at least 12 hours at UCA both semesters you are involved.
  • Maintain good standing with the University.
  • Meet weekly on Thursday’s from 4:00 – 6:00pm.
  • You must be able to attend a minimum of 90% of I.D.E.A.L. meetings and events scheduled for Thursdays 4:00-6:00p.m in the Student Center. The first meeting of the semester will be Thursday, August 29th at 4:00.
  • Attend an overnight retreat scheduled for Friday, August 30th through Saturday, August 31st.
  • Attend weekly rotation small groups from 5:30-6:00 pm on Thursdays. These groups will be the last 30 minutes of meeting. The group leader will decide location.
  • Page for Student Government Association once a semester (Monday’s at 5pm).
  • Serve one hour a week in the Leadership Office (time decided by you).
  • Sign up for an I.D.E.A.L. interview and keep your interview time.  Missed interviews may result in disqualification unless contacted in advance. Interview will take place August 26-27th in the Student Center, Room 204.

Failure to comply with any of these requirements may result up to and including dismissal or probation from the team.

ideal Freshmen Leadership Team Application

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  • Please include name, relationship to you, and their phone number.
  • An interview is required in order to apply for ideal. All interviews will take place in Student Center Room 204. Interview attire is expected. If you cannot find an interview time that fits your schedule, please contact Steven Shook at