PACC in Action

For PACC*VISTA Supervisors

Congratulations on being accepted as a host campus for the PACC*VISTA Program! We hope that you find the information on this page helpful as you guide your AmeriCorps*VISTA member through his or her term of service. If you have a question regarding any of these processes, please don't hesitate to contact Amy Carraux Price at

Supplemental Policies
Marketing Materials Provided by PACC
Sample Position Descriptions
Advertising Your Position
Interviewing Prospective PACC*VISTA Members
Enrolling Your PACC*VISTA
Contact Amy Carraux Price for a copy of the 13-14 eGrants tutorial. This manual moves the Supervisor step-by-step through the member enrollment process through text directions and screen shots of eGrants.
eGrants/MyAmeriCorps Tutorials
These video tutorials work the Supervisor through the four main enrollment processes:
  1. Create or Edit a Service Opportunity
  2. Search for Potential Applicants
  3. Search Submitted Applications
  4. Select & Recommend Your Candidate
Each tutorial is developed specifically for PACC*VISTA, is narrated by PACC staff, and is no longer than 5 minutes long.
Orienting Your PACC*VISTA
Orientation provided by PACC & CNS:
  • Pre-PSO Meeting, specifically for PACC*VISTAs--Sample Agenda (.doc)
  • Pre-Service Orientation (PSO) by CNS
Orientation from Host Campus:
Supporting Your PACC*VISTA
Training and Technical Assistance Provided by PACC
Support from Host Campus
  • Weekly one-on-one meetings with Supervisor & VISTA
  • Campus-based professional development classes
  • Conferences and other professional development
Monitoring Project Progress
Monitoring by PACC
Monitoring by Host Campus