Freshman Connections

Hiring and Interview Process

Hiring Timeline 

March 17
                  Applications go live
April 5
                  Applications and Referrals due 
Early April                   Interviews conducted 
Mid April                   Candidates selected
Late April                   First staff meeting 

Before the Interview 

- Obtain an job referral (job number 262262) from the Career Center<> before noon on Monday, April 4, 2016. Then pick up an application in the Retention and Graduation Office located in the basement of the Student Center, room L-20. The referral and application needs to be dropped off at the Retention and Graduation by 5pm on Tuesday April 5th.     

- Applications must be completed online.    

Interview Process   

- We will review all applications and contact qualified students for an interview. 

- Interviews will take place in early April in the Student Center.   

- Interviews will last approximately 30 minutes. Dress is business casual. 

After the Interview 

- We contact all interviewed candidates with one of three responses: Job Offer, Alternative Status, or Declined.  

-We will hold a meet and greet for all selected candidates during the last regular week of classes in April. We will use this time to meet our team, take pictures for our brochure, and review key dates for the summer and fall.  



Freshman Connections
Melinda M. Messineo Department of Sociology
Ball State University
Muncie, Indiana 47306

Phone: 765-285-5530
Fax: 765-285-5920
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