Resident Advisor Selection 2018-2019
Are you interested in joining the ResLife Team as a Resident Advisor (RA)? If yes, complete our online application form below beginning Monday, October 2.
Applicant Welcome Letter [pdf]
Please review the following questions prior to starting the application. You are required to submit an essay and a resume as part of the application process.
New applicant essay questions:
- What skills and experiences do you bring to the RA position?
- How would you apply these to promoting a healthy and inclusive residence hall community?
Reapplying applicant essay questions:
- What has happened since your last application that has reaffirmed and reinforced your interest in applying for an RA position?
- How have these experiences affected your thoughts and perceptions of the RA position?
The reference form must be completed by Tuesday, October 24, 2017, at 11:59 pm. Applicants are responsible for sending the link to reference person. You only need one reference. The reference must be from a University faculty, staff, or TA. The reference cannot be completed by a Residential Life staff.
It is our goal to provide each applicant with a positive educational experience as we select the most qualified candidates. If you have any questions, stop by the Office for Residential Life and Housing Services, or call us at (585) 275-3166. Feel free to email questions to firstname.lastname@example.org. Don't forget to like us on Facebook!
RA Selection Timeline
|Mon.||10/02/17||Applications available via the ResLife website|
|Wed.||10/11/17||Resume and cover letter lab for RA applications (or other on-campus jobs)-Genesee Hall room 309 at 6 pm|
|Tues.||10/17/17||Applications due at 11:59 pm|
|Tues.||10/24/17||Reference form due online by 11:59 pm via link provided in the application|
|Tues.||10/31/17||Individual and group interview assignments posted outside of the central residential life office (020 Gates Wing, SBA) and sent via email|
|Thu.-Sat.||11/09/17-11/11/17||Individual and group interviews conducted|
|Fri.||12/08/17||Notification letters available to candidates with specific class assignments (basement of 020 Gates Wing, SBA)|