Resident Assistant Applications

Apply to be a Resident Assistant for 2016-2017

Are you an undergraduate student looking for an exciting, on-campus leadership opportunity? Working as a Resident Assistant may be the job for you! Below you will find the Resident Assistant position description, the job requirements and the application guidelines.

For more information regarding this application process, please contact Karolyn Ismay or Jared Begg at

Materials for New Candidates

Selection Timeline for New 2016-2017 RAs
  •  The New Resident Assistant Application 2016-2017 and your reference forms must be received no later than Friday, Feb. 19, 2016 at 5 p.m. You may turn in your reference forms at the Student Life office front in Clark hall for emailed from reference to Application must be submitted electronically. If you experience issues please contact
  • Applicants will be asked to participate in both an individual interview and group interview
    • Individual interviews will occur Monday, Feb. 29 to Thursday, March 3
    • Group interviews will occur Friday, March 4 & Saturday, March 5
  • Candidates will be contacted by email with hiring decisions around Friday, March 11
  • RA Orientation: Saturday, April 16, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. (off-campus)
  • RA training: Sunday, Aug. 7 — First day of Fall 2016 classes

Interest Sessions

  • Feb. 1, 6-7 p.m. Boxer Pause
  • Feb. 4, 6-7 p.m. UC Lounge
  • Feb. 8, 6-7 p.m. Cascade 1st Floor Conference Room
  • Feb. 11, 6-7 p.m. Burlingham Conference Room