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 1 , 2017  – Wednesday

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

November 2, 2017 – Thursday

Prospective Staff Night #1, 7pm-9pm in the UC Rotunda

November 22, 2017 – Wednesday

Applications due by noon for students studying abroad/Interning Spring 2018

December 3, 2017 – Sunday

Prospective Staff Night #2, 7pm-9pm in the UC Rotunda

November 29 - December 11, 2017  

Interviews take place for spring study abroad/internship applicants

January 3, 2018 – Wednesday

New Staff Training for January Hires begins

January 10, 2018 – Wednesday

Prospective Staff Night #3, 7pm-9 pm in the UC Rotunda

January 15, 2018   – Monday

Applications due by noon online.  Note: RA and MA positions require separate applications.

January 25, 2018 – Thursday

Positional Processing! 8am-5pm - tentative

January 26, 2018 –      Friday
Positional Processing! 8am-5pm - tentative

February 5 -  thru  5pm on Sunday, 

February 25, 2018

MA & RA Interviews take place. Interest Forms due 6pm February 25; RA Draft and Free Agents determined February 26 ;  Offers made around March 1!

March 16, 2018 - Friday - tentative

Free Agent Meeting, 1pm-2pm and

New Staff Orientation, 2pm-5pm **Required for all new staff and free agents

August 9-10, 2018 – Thursday/Friday
New Staff Training - Required of all new staff

August 12-22, 2018

Staff Training


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