Launching into Leadership

RA Selection 2017-2018

Are you looking for a great learning experience?

Would you like to take on a leadership role on campus?

Are you ready to launch your college experience out of this world?

If you answered yes to those questions, then you should apply to be a Resident Advisor for the 2017-2018 academic year!

New candidates for the RA position must submit an application, and resume. Applicants must also submit 2 letters of recommendation. Application materials can be found in the Campus Life and Leadership Office, located on the second floor of the Student Center.

Current Resident Advisors who are re-applying for the position must submit an application which can be found in your email after October 14th.


The application process is broken into three(3) parts; paper application, individual interview, and group process. Paper applications are available in Campus Life and Leadership now and are due by December 16th at 4pm. Interviews will be held late January, and will be scheudled after your application has been submitted. There are two(2) group process dates February 2nd from 6pm-9pm OR February 4th from 1pm-4pm. Applicants will choose ONE of the two dates to attend.

Application materials for current resident advisors are due by Friday, November 18th, 2016. Candidates must sign up for an interview slot between Monday, November 28th and Friday, December 2nd, 2016 by visiting the Campus Life and Leadership office.

Decision letters will be sent out via email on Wednesday, February 8th, 2017. 

-RA Information Sessions-

Information sessions are a time for prospective candidates to sit down and talk with current Campus Life & Leadership staff about the RA role. If you have questions about what it is like to be a Resident Advisor, this is a great opportunity to get your questions answered. While the information sessions are not a mandatory part of the selection process, we highly encourage prospective candidates to take advantage of this opportunity. Below are a list of dates, times, and locations for information sessions.

Monday 10/17 from 3pm-4pm, Foery Hall Lobby-Lounge

Tuesday 10/25 from 4pm-5pm, Dablon Hall Lobby-Lounge

Wednesday 11/2 from 5pm-6pm, Harrison Hall Penthouse

Thursday 11/10 from 6pm-7pm, Nelligan Hall Lounge

Monday 11/14 from 7pm-8pm, Corcoran Lounge


If you have questions about the RA selection process, please contact Mat Avery via email at [email protected]