Resident Assistant Application Process

Interested in becoming a Resident Assistant, but aren't sure how? All the information you need is right here! RA Applications open on Monday, December 2nd!

1. Fill out the preliminary application - Click Here for preliminary application
2. Answer the appropriate essay questions(New RA or RSA). The essay questions can be found here. Complete the essays and 
  • Documents should be saved and titled as "LastName_FirstName_Position_Essays.doc" (for example: Smith_John_NewRA_Essays.doc or Doe_Jane_RSA_Essays.doc)
  • The email subject line should be titled as "Last_NameFirst_Name_Position" 
  • New RAs and RSAs should also e-mail their resume saved as "LastName_FirstName_Resume.doc" along with their essays
3. New RAs and RSAs should also email their resume saved as "LastName_FirstName_Resume.doc" along with their essays.
4. References
  • New RA applicants should have 2 references (one must be from their current RA) complete the reference form, found here. They should be saved as "LastName_FirstName_Reference.doc" and emailed to
  •  RSA applicants should have their current RSA write a letter of reference. It should be saved as "LastName_FirstName_RSA_Reference.doc"and emailed to 
  • No paper references, please.
4. Mark February 8, 2013 on your calendar for Interview day.
  • Group activity will take place from 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM.
  • Interviews will take place between 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM.

All application materials for new RAs due Friday, January 31, 2014, at 4:00pm! 
If you have any questions please contact Kelly Treseler at or (508)565-1290.