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New Resident Assistant Selection

We need an opportunity to get to know you through an in-depth application that lets us know you're qualified to join our team. Applications will only be accepted electronically via the online application form. Simply complete the application and click the "submit" button. Should you experience any difficulties completing the application, please contact raselection@salisbury.edu

Requirements

  • Attend one RA Information Session
  • Full-time, undergraduate student
  • Minimum 2.50 cumulative GPA
  • Cannot be on any type of University probation and hold the RA position at the same time
  • Serve as an RA for the entire academic year (may not student teach)

Frequently Asked Questions

If you are considering applying for the RA position, here are some questions you may have.  Additional questions may be sent to raselection@salisbury.edu

Information Sessions

All applicants are required to attend one information session. You will receive in-depth information concerning the application, interview, and selection process. Current RA's will be on hand to share their experiences and answer your questions.

  • Wednesday, October 18, 2017 3:30pm - Chester Hall Classroom
  • Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 7pm - Sea Gull Square Classroom
  • Monday, November 6, 2017 at 3:30pm - St. Martin Hall 1st Floor Lounge
  • Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at 3:30pm - Nanticoke Hall Classroom
  • Monday, November 27, 2017 at 7pm - Choptank Hall Classroom
  • Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 7pm - Sea Gull Square Classroom

Timeline for Spring 2018 Applicants (Mid-Year Hire)

  • Wednesday, October 18, 2017: New RA Application available.
  • Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at 3:30pm: Last RA Information Session for those interested in Spring 2018 Hire.
  • Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at 5pm: Application & Résumé Due for Spring 2018 Hire.
  • Wednesday, November 29-Tuesday, December 12, 2017: Interviews for Spring 2018 Hire.
  • Mid-December - Notification.
  • January 2018 - Return to SU early for Winter Training

Timeline for Fall 2018 Applicants

  • Wednesday, October 18, 2017: New RA Application available.
  • Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 7pm: Last RA Information Session. 
  • Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 8pm in Perdue Hall 156: Prospective RA Night!
  • Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 5:00pm: Electronic Application & Résumé Due.
  • Saturday, February 3, 2018 - Mandatory Group Process Day.
  • February 2018 - New RA Interviews.
  • March 2018 - Notification.
  • Late March 2018 - RA Class Begins.
  • August 2018 - Return to SU early for Fall RA Training.
  • January 2019 - Return to SU early for Winter Training

Application Process
All of the following must be submitted for your application to be considered complete.

  1. RA Application
  2. Résumé - Please upload a Microsoft or PDF file of your résumé with your application.

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