Resident Assistants (RAs) serve in a unique leadership position.
RAs are full-time students who live in the residence halls and provide individual support, build community, and promote the health and safety of residents.
RAs are responsible for directing the programming and community enhancement of a wing, floor, area, or house on campus.
Students meet their RAs during Move-In, and RAs hold regular meetings for their residents.
Apply to be a Resident Assistant
To be considered for the position of Resident Assistant, candidates must:
- have an overall GPA of 2.5 or above
- be a sophomore, junior, or senior
RAs receive benefits including:
- free single room and meal plan
- valuable leadership experience
- intensive training in conflict resolution, mediation, report writing
- program-planning skills
- a stronger resume
RAs are selected in in the spring semester to serve for the following academic year; August through May.
Applicants must complete an application and send in two competed RA Recommdendation forms by Friday, January 19, 2018.
- RA application (link to online application)
- RA Recommendation - PDF (Please have your recommendors complete this form. We prefer not to except letters of recommencation)
If you have any questions about the application process or the RA-selection process, please contact RAinfo@cabrini.edu.
RESIDENT ASSISTANT SELECTION PROCESS TIMELINE
|November 6, 2017||RA Interest meeting in East Residence Hall at 9:00pm|
|November 13, 2017||RA Application available online|
|RA Interest meeing in Xavier Hall at 8:00pm|
|November 15, 2017||RA Interest meeing in Dixon House at 7:00pm|
|December 5, 2017||RA Interest meeing in Woodcrest Hall at 1:00pm|
|December 7, 2017||RA Interest meeing in West Residence Hall at 8:00pm|
|January 19, 2018||RA Application Deadline (Written Recommendation forms due by 4:30pm in the Residence Life Office)|
|February 2, 2018||Individual Interview|
|February 3, 2018||Individual Interviews continue|
|Group Process Sessions|
|March 2018||Notification of Appointment|
|April 2, 2018||Spring Workshop|