Michigan State University rules require all individuals who have unsupervised contact with minors at a campus youth program pass a criminal background check within 12 months of the program. All individuals interested in working for the MIPA Summer Journalism Workshop must successfully complete this check before they will be considered for employment.

Please complete the Youth Program Criminal Background Check (CBC) Authorization Form (PDF). Sign the form and return it using one of the below methods:

404 Wilson Road, Room 305
East Lansing, MI 48824

Fax: 517-355-7710

You can view Michigan State University’s requirements for youth programs here.