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Resident Assistant Application

The Resident Assistant job is a part-time, live-in position with an appointment on an academic semester or an academic year basis. There are approximately 120 RAs that are divided between the 11 residence halls on campus. Staff sizes range for 5 to 18.

How To Apply

2 Easy Steps to Apply

1. Complete this online RA Application Form.

Before beginning the online application, you will need to have the following:

  • Contact information for your three references, including name, phone number, e-mail address. People who you might want to ask: your current/past RA, Hall Director, organization advisor/president, professor, current/past work supervisor, coach, volunteer coordinator, teacher, etc. (No reference forms are required; please only list contact information for your references.)
  • The academic and extracurricular obligations and commitments you will have during Spring 2016 semester.
  • Previous leadership experiences
  • Previous employment experiences

2. The hall director will contact you to schedule your personal interview and group session. If you have questions about attire or how to prepare for either the personal interview or group session, please wait to ask until after the hall director has contacted you to schedule these sessions.
* Criminal background checks are required prior to employment.

RA Information Sessions

RA information session will be held on Thursday, September 24, at 9 PM in Towers Commons.
General Information meetings provide helpful information in: navigating the application process, compensation, job description, and other questions. The RA Informational Fair will give you an opportunity to talk with Hall Directors and Resident Assistants about what it is like to work in a particular hall.

Career Services Presentations

Career Services Application Tips
Monday, September 28, at 6:30-7:30 PM in Towers Commons

Career Services Interview Tips
Monday, October 12, at 6:30-7:30 PM in Towers Commons

Current RA openings Spring 2016
RA Openings Spring 2016