Housing and Residence Life
Holloway Hall

Resident Assistant Application

If you are applying for a Fall 2015 position, the application must be submitted no later than Sunday, January 25 at midnight. Applicants for a Fall 2015 position will be considered for staff openings for the 2015-2016 academic year. 

Suggestion: (When filling out application, use the "tab" key to advance from one blank to the next. Using the "enter" key will cause you to submit the application before it's complete.)

M M Name:
Applicant Type:  New Applicant Previous Applicant
Birth Date: / / (mm/dd/yyyy)
SU ID #:  
SU Address (Box Number):
Residence Hall and Room #:
Do you live off-campus? Yes     No
Current Cell Number:  
Summer Address
(address where you can be contacted during the upcoming summer):
Summer Phone Number:(phone number where you can be contacted during the upcoming summer)
Expected Credits completed by
Fall 2015:
Expected Graduation Date: (mm/yy):
Fall 2013 GPA:
Spring 2014 GPA:
Fall 2014 GPA:
PLEASE NOTE: All credit and grade point averages are officially verified.
List of residence history (i.e., FR-Nanticoke, SO-commuted, JR-Sea Gull Square)
Freshmen Year:
Sophomore Year:
Junior Year:
Senior Year:
Are you presently now, or have ever lived in a Living Learning Community?  If so, which LLC? 
Yes  No     
Would you be interested in working with a Living Learning Community (LLC)?  If so, which community and why?  (Art, Biology, Business, Communication Arts, Elementary Education, Entrepreneurship, Global Village, Green Floor, Honors, Honors Science, Human Services, Music, STEM, Secondary Education, Theatre, Wellness)
Resumé - Please send a Microsoft Word document or PDF copy of your resumé to raselection@salisbury.edu
Please answer the questions below in 250 words or less.
(1) Describe why you would like to a Resident Assistant.  Please provide what strengths you will bring to the position and what areas you will aim to improve.
(2) Describe a difficult decision you have made in the past year.  Would you make the same decision again?  Why or why not?
(3) Describe a time where you have worked with a person(s) who are different from you.  How may this translate to the RA position?
(4) Salisbury University Promise

As a Salisbury University student:
I will connect what I learn to how I live.
I will demonstrate personal and academic integrity.
I will respect diverse groups and individuals.
I will strive to bring honor to myself and the University.

Choose one of the four statements from the Salisbury University Promise and explain what it means to you.  How will you apply this to the RA position?

(5) Describe any experience you have had in community building and any specific initative you have contributed to the community building process.  Discuss any mentoring or counseling experience you have had, as well as any leadership roles or experience in group facilitation.
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Please remember to deliver your recommendation form to the Sea Gull Square Housing Office by Sunday, January 25, 2015 at midnight.

I hereby certify that these statements are true and accurate.  I understand that by falsifying this document, I disqualify myself from further consideration for the Resident Assistant position.  By typing my name hereunder as an electronic signature, I authorize the Office of Housing and Residence Life to verify the information given with the SU Registrar and other appropriately specified faculty/staff.
In addition, I have read and understand all the terms and conditions related to the RA Selection Process and timeline.

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