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How do I become an RA?

SSU Resident Assistant Selection Process

Selection Timeline

November 2, 2020

RA application goes live

November 16-21, 2020

RA Info Sessions
*It is required you attend one of the information sessions offered:

December 29, 2020

Final Day to Submit a RA application

February 1, 2021

Application results email sent out
*This will inform candidates if they made it to “Candidate Interviews”.

February 8-19, 2021

Candidate Interviews

February 21, 2021

Interview results sent out
*This will inform candidates if they made it to “Bear Strength”.

February 22-26, 2021

Bear Strength

March 15, 2021

All members of the 2020-2021 RA staff will be notified that they got the position

Applications

RA applications go live on November 2, 2020, and can be completed at any time until December 29, 2020.

How to Apply:

RA Info Sessions

If you are interested in being a Resident Assistant it is required you attend one of the information sessions offered. RA Information Sessions provide valuable information about the RA job description, the application process, and the selection timeline.

They are offered for an entire week, and you only have to attend one. Info sessions are provided through Zoom (look to the timeline to see dates and Zoom links).

Candidate Interviews

If you are selected for an interview, we will contact you via email with further instructions on how to sign up for a 30-minute Individual Interview, which will take place over two weeks: February 8th-19th, 2021

Bear Strength

If you are selected to remain a candidate after the interview, we will contact you via email to sign up to participate in “Bear Strength”. You will be paired up with another candidate and you will be asked to complete activities that will evaluate skills deemed necessary by the HRL staff.

Be Ext(RA)ordinary Become an RA

RA applications go live on November 2, 2020, and can be completed at any time until December 29, 2020.

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