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.

October 15, 2015 – Thursday

Prospective Staff Night #1, 7pm-8:30pm in the UC Rotunda

November 7​, 2015 – Saturday

Online application process​ available on the Residence Life website; Positional Processing Scheduling Available​ around December 1.

November 22, 2015 – Sunday

Prospective Staff Night #2, 7pm-8:30pm in the UC Rotunda

​November 23, 2015 – Monday

Applications due by 5pm for students studying abroad/Interning Spring 2016

January 6 - 7, 2016 – Wednesday/Thursday

New Staff Orientation for January Hires 8a-5pm - tentative 

January 13, 2016– Wednesday

Prospective Staff Night #3, 7-8:30​pm in the UC Rotunda

January 18, 2016 – Monday

Applications due 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 February 14th; MA Draft February 16th; Offers made around February 18th!

February 15​ –  February 28, 2016

RA Interviews take place. Interest Forms due 8am February 29; RA Draft February 29;  Offers made around March 3th!

​​​​March 18, 2016​ - Friday​

​Free Agent Meeting, 1-2p - tentative

New Staff Orientation, 2-5pm - tentative​

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