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:
- PREFERRED: Complete and sign the form electronically via DocuSign here.
- Download the form and use the Sign & Certify tool in Adobe Acrobat to create a digital signature. The document should have a stamp showing it was digitally signed. Email the form directly to [email protected] Please copy [email protected] on this email.
- Download and print the form. Take a very clear photograph of the signed form with your cellphone. Send this form to [email protected] so that we can review it and optimize the file for use by MSU’s HR department.
- Download, print and sign a paper copy of the form. Mail or fax it directly to MIPA, and we will pass it on to MSU’s HR department:
404 Wilson Road, Room 305
East Lansing, MI 48824