Common Student Affairs Interview Questions
Interviewing in person, online, or over the phone can be daunting. The best way to shine through as a qualified candidate is to prepare your answers to questions ahead of time. Here are the most common questions you’ll be asked during a student affairs interview:
Why do you want to work for this college / university?
What got you interested in this position?
Tell me/us about yourself.
What is you greatest strength / weakness?
Tell me/us about a challenging professional situation and how you resolved it.
How have you included diversity in your work?
What student develop theories do you use in your work?
What is a current issue in higher education that you are familiar with?
What are some major programs / events you are proud of?
Tell me/us about your budget management experience.
What kind of assessment have you done in your professional work?