IDEAL Freshman Leadership Team Application

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Fall 2022 applications will open on May 31, 2022.

Applications will be accepted no later than Monday, August 29th, 2022 at 12:00 am (midnight).

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 – 6:00 pm.
  • You must be able to attend a minimum of 90% of I.D.E.A.L. meetings and events scheduled for Thursdays 4:00 – 6:00 p.m in the Student Center. The first meeting of the semester will be Thursday, September 1st at 4:00 pm.
  • Attend an overnight retreat scheduled for Friday, September 2nd through Saturday, September 3rd (OFF – CAMPUS).
  • Attend weekly rotation small groups from 5:30-6:00 pm on Thursdays. These groups will be the last 30 minutes of the meeting. The group leader will decide the location.
  • Page for Student Government Association once a semester (Monday’s at 5:00 pm).
  • 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. Interviews will take place Monday, August 29th – Wednesday, August 31st in the Student Center, Room 204. PLEASE DRESS PROFESSIONALLY.

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