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Join the Cat Camp Team

We are so excited that you are interested in spending your summer as a part of the Cat Camp family! Please read all of our important dates below and complete the application found at the bottom. If you have any questions about the application or the interview process, please feel free to email us at catcamp@txstate.edu.

Application Dates

       January 22           Applications open
       February 8           Applications due by noon  
       February 5-14      Individual interviews (4th Floor of LBJ)
       February 15         Group interviews (4th Floor of LBJ)
       February 18         Staff selection
       February 22         Meet and greet staff meeting from 2:00-4:00p.m.

Required Dates*

These events are required for all Cat Camp staff members after the staff is chosen. Staff trainings be from 2:00-4:00 p.m every Friday, as well as Saturday, April 27th (time TBD).

          February 22            Staff training from 2:00-4:00pm
          March 1                 Staff training from 2:00-4:00pm
          March 8                 Staff training from 2:00-4:00pm
          March 29               Staff training from 2:00-4:00pm
          April 5                    Staff training from 2:00-4:00pm
          April 12                  Staff training from 2:00-4:00pm
          April 26                  Staff training from 2:00-4:00pm
          April 27                  Staff training (Time TBD)
          May 3                    Staff training from 2:00-4:00pm
          May 30-31              Overnight Retreat
          June 20                  Staff Workday
          June 21-23             On-Campus Cat Camp Session                         
          July 25                   Staff Workday
          July 26-28              On-Campus Cat Camp Session                          
          August 14               Staff Workday                       
          August 15-18          Off-Campus Cat Camp Session

Additional Required Events:

NSO Browse Sessions: Each staff member is required to attend a specified amount of New Student Orientation browse sessions during the summer to market Cat Camp.

NSO Parent Dinners: Each staff member is required to attend a specified amount of parent dinners during the summer to market Cat Camp.

*All required events are subject to change throughout the spring semester and more events may be added in order to fully train all Cat Camp Staff.


Please select the button below to access the Cat Camp application. Each application will require you to upload a copy of your spring class schedule. You will also be required to turn in a letter of recommendation to the Student Involvement desk on the 4th floor of the LBJ Student Center by Friday, February 15th.

After completing the application, there's only a few more steps left!

First, sign up for an interview timethrough this link. *For individual interviews, please check in at the Student Involvement Desk*

Then, pick which group interview you want to attend through this link.