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Preston Associates Expectations

Preston Residential College is proud to call many University faculty, staff, and community members our Associates.


Preston Associate Expectations 2017-2018

  1. Attend the required Associate Orientation
  2. Attend 1-2 dinners at Preston Dining each month of the academic year (August through May)
  3. Attend a minimum of 2 events (see list of programs below) each semester
  4. Complete an Associate self-evaluation at the end of the semester
  5. Be featured on our Associate page of the Preston website
  6. Be featured in a weekly newsletter once during the academic year
  7. Swipe your Carolina Card at all Preston events you attend

Additional Ways to Be Involved

  1. Participate in the “Invite an Associate to Lunch” program if asked by a Preston student
  2. Be part of an “Adopt an Associate” program and be paired up with a student each semester to dine with, attend an event, etc.
  3. Participate in Mix and Mingle with Associates
  4. Invite Preston residents to events your department or another department is hosting
  5. Create your own event! Preston staff will be happy to assist
  6. Teach a Preston course