Housing and Residential Life

Resident Assistant Selection

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Application Process

The Resident Assistant (RA) application is available on handshake.  Please click on the following link to access the application: https://app.joinhandshake.com/jobs/1197398. The application will be open starting at 5 p.m. on Friday, December 15, 2017 and will close at 5 p.m. on Monday, January 29, 2018.

Interview Process 

The RA interview process will be broken up into two segments.  The first part of the process will include a rotating individual interview.  During this time the candidate will have the chance to share about personal experiences and answer questions as they meet with different professional and student staff.  During the second part of the process candidates will participate in a practical interview.  In this part of the process, candidates will role play how they would interact in a common low level situation to which a RA would respond.  This practical interview is not designed to test the candidates knowledge of policy, but instead will focus on how candidates interact with people.  The individual interviews will take place between Monday, February 5, 2018 and Friday, February 16, 2018.  The practical process will take place on Sunday, February 18, 2018 and Saturday, February 24, 2018.

Required Meeting

To be qualified to apply for RA positions, you must attend the following informational meetings:

Meeting will be held in Fisher 135

Wednesday, January 24, 2018