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Being a RA provides opportunities to develop valuable leadership and communication skills, to shape an environment that supports students' academic and personal development, to make friends that will last a lifetime, and to define yourself!

The RA position is extremely important to the Department of Residence Life. We want to ensure RAs have the skills, interests, and experiences that will help them thrive in this challenging and enjoyable position.

Selection decisions are based on information from the application, the time spent in the RA Leadership class, the interview process, and references. Solely filling out the application does not guarantee that a candidate will be selected for the RA class or the RA role.


Important Dates
October 13                    Applications Available                
November 2, 9pm          Resume Workshop in Oaks 1      
November 3, 8pm          Resume Workshop in Oaks 2
November 19, 5pm        Applications Due                      
December 1                  Notification of Placement in RA Class

Information Sessions Dates/Locations
Oaks 1 Info Session      October 13, 8pm
Oaks 2 Info Session      October 13, 8:30pm
Pines Info Session         October 19, 8pm
Magnolia Info Session    October 19, 8:30pm
MSC Info Table             October 19, 27, 11am-1pm
MSC Info Table            November 4,12, 11am-1pm

Click here to apply to be a RA for the 2016-2017 academic year!

For more information contact Residence Life Coordinator Jill Hohnecker


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