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Apply to be a Resident Assistant

Housing Services – Residence Life
Resident Assistant Application
2016 – 2017

 

Flyer:RA_Info_Sessions

Thank you for your interest in a Residence Life position for the upcoming 2016-2017 year. Few positions offer opportunities for personal growth and challenge through hands-on experience like the Residence Life positions. The rewards of positively impacting the lives of your peers are endless! The experiences, skills, and friendships you will develop in just one year will greatly impact you and those around you for your entire life.

As with any application and interview process, there are a number of requirements and deadlines that must be met. Please note the information listed below. This information is intended to serve as your guide throughout the process. Lastly, please realize that incomplete applications will not be considered. Have fun and good luck!

Applications are available below or you can pick up a copy at an Information Session below.

Information Sessions
Resident Assistant Application Information

It is Recommended that each Applicant Attend one of the Following Information Sessions:

Wednesday, January 20th @ 5pm – 6pm

Housing Phase II Conference Room

Thursday, January 21st@ 7pm – 8pm

Housing Phase II Lounge

Thursday, January 28th @ 7pm – 8pm

Housing Phase II Lounge

Friday, January 29th @ 2pm – 3pm ASI Conference Room, U-SU Room 203

Tuesday, February 2nd @ 12:30pm – 1:30pm

Cross Cultural Centers

RA SELECTION PROCESS TIMELINE

Wednesday, February 3rd

Recommendation Forms Due to the Main Housing office by 5:00pm

Friday, February 5th

RA Application materials are due to the Housing Office by 5:00pm

Monday, February 15th

RA  Interviews and Group Interviews Offered via Cal State L.A. Email

Monday, February 15th - Friday, February 19th

Candidates Sign Up for Interview times at the Community Information Center
(sign ups close Friday at NOON)

Friday, February 26th  @ 1pm – 6pm

RA INDIVIDUAL INTERVIEWS

Saturday, February 27th @ 10am – 3pm

RA GROUP INTERVIEWS

Monday, March 7th

RA Offer letters made available at the Main Housing Office by 12pm

Friday, March 11th

RA Acceptances are due to the Main Housing Office by 5pm

A COMPLETE APPLICATION WILL CONSIST OF:

RESSIDENT ASSISTANT JOB DESCRIPTION

Scope of Function
The primary responsibility of the Resident Assistant is to build community amongst the residents of University Housing Services.  Community building is accomplished through programs, social interaction, and enforcing community standards established by University Housing Services and by the residents in the community.

APPOINTMENT

COMPENSATION

ATTENDANCE

Dates and additional training, athletic events and programs subject to change dependent upon department need

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

POLICY ENFORCEMENT

ADMINISTRATIVE RESPONSIBILITIES

MASTER KEY AGREEMENT

POSITION AGREEMENTS

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

*All information on this Job Description is subject to change prior to or during the 2016-2017 academic year.

If you have any questions about the process, please call Donyet King, at (323) 343-4800 or email at AskResLife@calstatela.edu.  Good luck during the selection process!

 

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2016 Trustees of the California State University

Last Update: 01/26/2016