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About Us

By being a member school within CASCHA, your institution and staff will be able to enjoy a variety of benefits adding to and enhancing the work you do with students on a daily basis. Several of these benefits include: ​ ​​​​​​​​​​​​


  • Monthly professional development and networking opportunities throughout the Chicagoland area

  • Participation in the annual CASCHA Conference for Resident Assistant and Future Student Affairs Professionals

  • Knowledge and resource-sharing via our CASCHA listserv, website, Facebook and Twitter

  • Additional promotional materials and social opportunities for your institution at the Oshkosh Placement Exchange (OPE)

  • Networking and institutional promotion at the CASCHA social during the annual GLACUHO Conference

  • Recognition and scholarship opportunities for student and professional staff


These are just a few of the opportunities available to CASCHA member schools. While it is impossible to capture the value of this organization in such a short list, those individuals involved in CASCHA will attest to the connections, knowledge and support that such involvement provides. Should you be curious about the benefits of joining CASCHA please don’t hesitate to contact our Recruitment and Retention Chair, Eric Swinehart, at eric.swinehart@northwestern.edu to talk about joining today!