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 16, 2014 – Thursday

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

November 3​, 2014 – Saturday

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

November 23, 2014 – Sunday

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

​November 24, 2014 – Monday

Applications due by 5pm for students studying abroad/Interning Spring 2015

January 7 – 8, 2015 – Wednesday/Thursday

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

January 14, 2015– Wednesday

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

January 19, 2015 – Monday

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

January 29, 2015 – Thursday

Positional Processing! 1pm-5pm - tentative

January 30, 2015 – Friday

​Positional Processing! 8am-5pm - tentative

February 4– 13, 2015

MA Interviews take place. Interest Forms due February 15th; MA Draft February 17th; Offers made around February 19th!

February 16​ –  March 1, 2015

RA Interviews take place. Interest Forms due March 1st; RA Draft March 3rd;  Offers made around March 5th!

​​​​March 20, 2015

​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