Summer Music Clinic students rehearse for a band concert

Employment Opportunities


The UW–Madison Office of Youth Protection and Compliance requires the following training for any UW employees working with minors. These classes are available throughout the academic year on campus:

  • CPR/First Aid/AED
  • Youth Protection
  • Youth Mental Health First Aid
  • Mandated Reporter Training
  • Preventing Sexual Harassment and Sexual Violence at UW–Madison
  • Campus Security Authority

How to apply

Applicants should be at least four years older than the oldest camper. For Junior Session, our oldest camper is typically 15 years old; for Senior Session, our oldest participants are 17-18 years old.

Two non-family references are required of new SMC counselors, along with a completed application form.

All counselors are required to stay in the dorms with the students for the duration of the camp.

2020 Summer Music Clinic Counselor Job Description

2020 SMC Counselor Application