Assistantship Day information

Timeline of Events

Interviews for assistantships will be conducted Friday, March 18, 2016 on the Canisius College campus. A limited number of interviews will be held for some positions on Saturday, March 19, 2016. Assistantship Day will begin in the Grupp Fireside Lounge on the second floor of the Richard E. Winter Student Center, located on Hughes Avenue. For directions please click here. Follow the timeline of important dates to complete the assistantship interview process.

Date Times Event
 February 26, 2016   Registration deadline for Assistantship Day
 March 17, 2016   Optional early arrival; hotel available
 March 18, 2016   Assistantship Day
  7:45-8:30am Check-in
    Coffee, tea, muffins available
  8:00am Introduction from Dr. Sandra Estanek, CSPA director
  8:30am Interviews begin
  10:00am CSPA overview: Dr. Estanek and current students (optional)
  Noon-1:00pm Lunch (No interviews scheduled)
  1:00-6:00pm Interviews continue
  1:00pm Campus tour (optional)
  2:00pm CSPA overview: Repeat of 10:00 am session (optional)
  3:00pm Campus tour (optional)
  7:30pm Optional evening activity -- bowling
 March 19, 2016 9:00am-Noon Additional interviews (if needed)
 April 15, 2016   National Acceptance Deadline

Current CSPA students will serve as your guides through the day. They will be available to discuss housing options in the area and other helpful information, and to chat about the CSPA program in general. Tours of campus, program information sessions, and refreshments will also be available throughout the day.

Before your departure from campus following your interviews you will be asked to submit a preference sheet to Dr. Estanek and to complete an evaluation from regarding Assistantship Day.

Please feel free to contact the program at any time throughout the assistantship interview process at