With housing selection underway and more information has been provided about our Fall density (increased to 85%), we are excited to announce that we are accepting more applications for the RA position. The RA application for the 2021-2022 academic year will reopen on March 8, 2021. Applications will be accepted until March 22, 2021.
Resident Advisor Job Description
The primary role of a Resident Advisor (RA) is developing a community of students in a university living environment. RAs create opportunities for students to learn about themselves and others and are responsible for facilitating the general safety and well-being of the community. The RA position is a challenging and rewarding experience. There are opportunities for RAs to develop skills in many areas including leadership, communication, programming, student support, crisis response, and other transferable skills. The RA as a staff member of the Office of Residential Life, is supervised by a Residential College Director or Residential Community Director (RCD). View the job description at the link below.
Resident Advisor Application
Apply to be an RA using the application link here: Resident Advisor Application
Resident Advisor Reference Form
As a reference, your feedback is essential to our Resident Advisor selection process. We greatly appreciate your input. All reference forms are due by Monday, March 22, 11:59 p.m.
Please find the Resident Advisor Reference Form for here:
Important Dates for 2021-2022 Academic Year
Current timeline reflects process for the re-opened RA application.
|Application goes LIVE||Monday, March 8 at 12:00 a.m.|
|Application are DUE||Monday, March 22 by 11:59 p.m.|
|References are DUE||Monday, March 22 by 11:59 p.m.|
|Interview week||Monday, April 5 – Friday, April 9|
|Notification DAY||Friday, April 16|
|Contract Signing Night||Monday, April 26|
Recorded Webinar: View the recorded RA Selection Information Webinar from the Fall to learn more about the application process and what it means to be an RA. Please note, the recording will reflect a previous timeline.
Frequently Asked Questions
For questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org directly. Follow us on Instagram @washureslife the next few weeks to learn more about the RA position and why you should definitely apply to be an RA!