SMF Counselor Information

Students who will be over 18 during the Summer Music Festival are eligible to apply for a counselor position. Those who are selected to be counselors at Coda will receive free tuition in return for their services. Counselors participate in all student activities, but have additional responsibilities, including:

  • Serving as role models and leaders to younger students, while helping to create and maintain a healthy and joyful atmosphere
  • Arriving early and departing late from camp to assist with cleaning and student move-in (counselors must arrive July 21, 2018 and depart August 5, 2018)
  • Enforcing dress code, lights out policy, and other camp/dorm rules and regulations
  • Assisting faculty and staff with tasks throughout camp
  • Overseeing students during down time, on-campus recreation, and on bus rides

To apply for a counselor position, follow these instructions:

  1. Begin filling out the Summer Music Festival application. On the first page of the application, you will see a question asking whether you would like to apply for a counselor position. Select “yes”!
  2. Once your Summer Music Festival application has been submitted, you will receive a separate email with a link to the Counselor application.
  3. Follow this link and complete your Counselor application. You will need a resume and two references, who must submit a reference letter to us via email by the deadline. Be sure that all parts of the Counselor application are submitted by April 15, 2018.
Select “Yes” on the General Student Application under the question ‘Would you like to apply for a counselor position?’