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RA Selection

New RA Application Confidential Evaluations

 

RA Selection Spring 2020

Applications open September 13, 2019!

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Thank you for your interest in the Resident Assistant position for the Spring 2020 semester.   

RA Selection Timeline

  • Mandatory Information Sessions

    • Wednesday, September 4th | 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm, S204 D,E Williams Center 

    • Tuesday, September 10th | 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm, S204 A,B,C Williams Center

  • RA Application available: September 13th - September 27th at 5:00 pm

  • Round 1 Interviews:  October 15th - October 25th

  • Written evaluation by current RD, current RA, & outside sources due:  October 11th at 5:00 pm

  • Interview 1 Elimination/Notification of Group Process Assignment:  October 29th

  • Round 2 Interviews:  November 5th - November 15th

  • RA Group Process: Saturday, November 16th from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
                               Williams Center S204 A,B,C,D,E

  • Tentative Announcement of final appointment:  Friday, November 22nd

RA Position Qualifications

  • Applicants must have a 2.25 cumulative GPA at the time of application.

  • Applicants must have resided in Fredonia's residence halls for at least one full semester prior to the date applications are due.  Applicants are required to have lived on-campus for two full semesters in order to be eligible to enter the RA position.

Employment Conditions

  • Period of Employment:  January 13th - May 17th (dates may change)

  • Remuneration:  Room waiver; $200 meal plan allocation per semester; $600 stipend per semester paid in two increments.

  • RAs must be registered as a full time student, which is a minimum of 12 credit hours per semester.

  • RAs must maintain a cumulative and semester GPA of 2.25.

  • Attendance at RA Training, RA Selection, Residence Hall opening and closing, and your desk hours are mandatory.

  • Employment is contingent upon maintaining good judicial standing; all judicial history is reviewed prior to hire.

  • Student teaching is not permitted while employed as an RA.

Basic Duties

  • The RA will fulfill all of their on call responsibilities.  In addition to duty hours, each RA is responsible for five additional desk hours.

  • Attendance is expected at all hall and campus wide events, along with RA functions.

  • RAs are required to come to campus early and stay late for training, opening and closing purposes (including vacations.)

  • RAs work closely with the RD in the performance of all duties.

  • RAs are there to assist individual students in their house personally and academically through referral.

  • RAs should create an atmosphere in the residence hall that is conducive to self direction and self discipline.  RAs should also develop a sense of community within their hall among students and staff through participation in programming.

  • RAs provide students with information about student services on campus.

  • RAs must participate in weekly staff meetings with their residence hall director.

 

Spring 2020 Information

New RA Application 

RA Transfer Application

Confidential Evaluations

Rubric for Evaluations

Self Reflection Worksheet

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Mandatory Info Sessions

Wednesday, September 4th
9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
S204DE Williams Center

Tuesday, September 10th
9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
S204ABC Williams Center

 

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