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 3​, 2015 – Tuesday
Prospective Staff Night #1, 7pm-9pm 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-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 Orientation 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 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​ –  28, 2016
RA Interviews take place. Interest Forms due 8am February 29; RA Draft 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