Candidate Timeline

​​​​Candidate Timeline:

The selection process for MA and RA positions is very demanding.  Please review the following timeline.  ​The timeline identifies those components that have specific day/time requirements as well as additional responsibilities that new staff members have in advance of stepping into the position​.

November 2​, 2015 – Monday
Online application process​ available on the Residence Life website; Positional Processing Scheduling Available​ around December 1.
November 2​, 2015 – Saturday
Prospective Staff Night #1, 7pm-9pm in the UC Rotunda

November 22, 2015 – Sunday
Prospective Staff Night #2, 7pm-9pm in the UC Rotunda
​November 25, 2015 – Wednesday
Applications due by noon​ for students studying abroad/Interning Spring 2016
​December 1 - 14, 2015 ​
​Interviews take place for spring study abroad/internship applicants
January 6 - 7, 2016 – Wednesday/Thursday

New Staff Training for January Hires 8am-5pm - tentative 
January 13, 2016– Wednesday
Prospective Staff Night #3, 7pm-9​pm in the UC Rotunda
January 18, 2016 – Monday
Applications due by noon online.  Note: RA and MA positions require separate applications.​
January 28, 2016 – Thursday
Positional Processing! 1pm-5pm - tentative
January 29, 2016 –      Friday
​Positional Processing! 8am-5pm - tentative
February 3– 12, 2016
MA Interviews take place. Interest Forms due 8am February 15th​; MA Draft February 16th; Offers made around February 18th!
February 12 - Friday thru 5pm on Sunday, February 28, 2016
RA Interviews take place. Interest Forms due 6pm February 28; RA Draft and Free Agents determined February 29;  Offers made around March 3rd!
​​​​March 18, 2016​ - Friday​
​Free Agent Meeting, 1pm-2pm
New Staff Orientation, 2pm-5pm **Required for all new staff and free agents

Post–Offer Expectations Include:

Attending New Staff Orientation/Staff Training sessions

Attending staff meetings

Having individual meetings with the RHD

Shadowing staff on duty nights

Working on bulletin boards and door decorations for the Fall

Attending the hall’s council or activities board meeting