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Apply to be a Resident Assistant

Housing Services – Residence Life
Resident Assistant Application
2015 – 2016

Thank you for your interest in a Residence Life position for the upcoming 2015-2016 year.  There are few positions that offer opportunities for personal growth and challenge through the 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, so 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 21st @ 5pm – 6pm

Housing Phase II Lounge

Thursday, January 22nd @ 7pm – 8pm

Housing Phase II Lounge

Thursday, January 29th @ 7pm – 8pm

Housing Phase II Lounge

Friday, January 30th @ 2pm – 3pm

Housing Phase II Lounge


Wednesday, February 4th

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

Friday, February 6th

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

Friday, February 16th

RA  Interviews and Group Interviews Offered via CSULA Email

Monday, February 16th - Friday, February 20th

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

Friday, February 27th  @ 2pm – 7pm


Saturday, February 28th @ 10am – 3pm


Friday, March 13th

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

Friday, March 20th

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


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






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Last Update: 03/13/2015