Resident assistants (RAs) and Graduate Assistants (GAs) are integral members of a network of individuals who support residential students. RAs are responsible for fostering an inclusive community on their floor and in the Residence Hall, planning social and educational programs, managing crises and emergencies and fostering personal growth and development in their residents. GAs have specific responsibilities based on their area: Residence Life, Student Activities or Wellness. The RA and GA positions are both demanding and rewarding. Because of this, Residence Life and Student Services selects individual whose skills, interests and experiences are best suited for the position.
RA and GA applications are due at 5:00pm on Tuesday, April 3, 2018. *Please note the new due date.* Only electronic applications submitted via email will be considered. Please email your completed application, cover letter and resume and short answer questions to Perry Doherty, Resident Director, at email@example.com. Recommendations submitted on your behalf can be submitted electronically, in person or via mail. New applicants for both the RA and GA position are required to attend one information session; dates and times are listed below.
|Date||Location & Time|
|Tuesday, February 20||St. Botolph Conference Room - 10:00am|
|Thursday, March 1||President's Library, Jordan Hall - 12:30pm|
|Tuesday, March 13||Montrone Room, Blumenthal Library - 7:00pm*|
|Monday, March 26||St. Botolph Conference Room - 8:00pm|
|Tuesday, March 27||Prevost Instruction Room, Blumenthal Library - 8:00pm|
|Monday, April 2||Elfers Commons, Student Life and Performance Center - 4:00PM|
*Cancelled due to Conservatory closure
Application materials are available below. Please read all instructions carefully and thoroughly. If you have questions, please contact Perry Doherty, Resident Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Resident Assistant Position Description
Graduate Assistant of Residence Life Position Description
Graduate Assistant of Student Activities Position Description
Graduate Assistant of Wellness Position Description
New Resident Assistant Application Instructions and Timeline
New Resident Assistant Application
Returning Graduate Assistant Instructions and Timeline
Graduate Assistant Application
New and returning graduate assistants should use this application to apply for the Residence Life, Student Activities and/or Wellness positions.