Resident Assistant Recruitment & Selection Process Timeline for 2016-2017 Academic Year Positions

Please note, that the regular RA application process has been completed for the 2016-2017 academic year. However, the University Housing office will continue to accept applications on a rolling basis to gather a pool of candidates in the event a RA position opens.

Click HERE for the RA application. All applications should be submitted to the University Housing Office (C1330) or




Tuesday, February 9, 2016 3:15pm-4:15pm


Wednesday, February 10, 2016 7pm-8pm


Thursday, February 11, 2016 5:30pm-6:30pm

All sessions will take place in the Prairie Place Classroom. Please enter through the front entrance. To access the building, contact the desk worker's phone number posted on the bulletin board of the building's vestibule.

Required RA information session. You must bring a photo identification to your session in order to sign in.
Friday, February 26, 2016
Applications due to University Housing. ALL application materials, including ALL references, cover letter and resume must be received by 5pm on February 26, 2016 for the applications to be considered. Incomplete applications will not be considered. 
Monday, February 29, 2016
Confirmation via GSU email address will be sent out to candidates invited for Group and 1:1 interviews
Sunday, March 6, 2016 2pm-5pm
Required Group Process Interview. The group process interview will provide the staff an opportunity to evaluate your skills in a group setting.
  February 29, 2016 - March 7, 2016
Individual interviews held in C1330 or in the Prairie Place Office
  Wednesday, March 9, 2016     
Decision letters will be sent to applicants' GSU Email
Friday, March 11, 2016
Deadline for applicants to communicate their decisions to University Housing
August 10, 2016
Move-in date for RAs
August 11, 2016Official start date for RA training

Note: All communications regarding the RA Selection Process will be sent to applicants' GSU email.