Senior Fellow Interest Form

What is a Senior Fellow?

  • A Senior Fellow is a junior or senior psychology major or minor.You will participate in a training program for mentorship. This year, the training will be on September 7th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Please confirm your availability and save this date.
  • You will provide entry training, and individualized mentorship to Fellows.
  • A Senior Fellow must also hold at least one office hour per week in room SH 304 (open to psychology students to attend).
  • A Senior Fellow must have been enrolled at CSUN for at least 1 semester.
  • To be considered, you must complete the questions below, and ask a faculty member to complete the faculty recommendation form no later than June 30th.

Benefits and Requirements for Senior Fellows:

  1. Receive units! Choose to enroll in PSY 499A (1 unit), PSY 499B (2 unit), or PSY 499C (3 unit)
  2. Involvement! Attend at least 6 Events (4 of which must be psych-based) with your fellow (if fellow is available).
  3. Helping others and potential resume booster! Meet with your matched fellow at least twice during the semester. Participate in helping with at least four CAPS-hosted event or activity. Host office hours once per week. Volunteer at events!
  4. Guided mentorship!
  5. Complete check-ins with the CAPS center managers throughout the semester, and attend training.
  6. Complete required paperwork
  7. Printing Privileges!

Please answer the following questions in a paragraph format: