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Only YOU can be an RA! Apply by February 10th

RA applications for the 2020-2021 school year will be available starting Monday, January 21st. 

New hopeful RAs can fill out an application via Google Form sent to your email.

Current RAs can fill out the returning RA application via Google Form sent to your email.{Opening Soon}

Complete your application before February 10, 2020 at 11:59pm.

Make sure to talk to your RA or Lead RA or AC to find out more about what it means to be a Resident Assistant.

RA Application Timeline

January 21 - RA Application Opens

February 3 - Informational Interest Meeting, 9:00-10:00 PM, Self 210

February 6 - Meet and Greet with campfire s'mores and hotdogs for those interested in meeting the current Residence Life staff and asking more questions. Patio behind New Mens Hall

February 10 - Application Due, by 11:59PM

February 12th & 13th - Group Processing Interview (sign up for 1 night through the application).

February 10 - Current RA Applicants - Priority deadline for Big Interview through Career Services {More info to come}

February 17-28 - New Applicants - Individual Interviews, Student Life Office 

March 6 - Decisions Announced 

2020-2021 RA Time Commitments

August- Fall RA Training

November- Thanksgiving Closedown

December- Christmas Closedown

January- Spring RA Training

March- Spring Break Closedown

May- Summer Closedown

If you are hired as a Resident Assistant, you will not be able to work another on-campus job, serve with Crew and/or be a Blue and Gold 101 Mentor.

By accepting an RA position in the Freshman area you are agreeing to NOT participate in a large leadership role (i.e. president, vice president, rush or follies chair) in either a Club or Tribe.

REMEMBER

By accepting an RA position in the Freshman area you are agreeing to not participate in a large leadership role (i.e. president, vice president, rush or follies chair) in either a Club or Tribe. 

References

How to Submit Your References 

In order to apply to be an RA for 2020-2021 academic year, you will need to submit two references. This is true if you are a new applicant or a returning applicant. 

We need two references that fit into any of these three categories: 

  • A faculty or staff member of Mississippi College
  • Your RA or Lead RA in 2019-2020 school year (mandatory for returning applicants)
  • A mentor

Copy the link below and send it to the persons you would like to fill out your references. References are due at the same time your applications are due. Please be responsible in following up with your references to be sure that they completed the Google Form. They will receive a “receipt” in their email inbox to confirm that they have completed the reference form.

Reference Form:
https://forms.gle/1F8x35Bk7R4tarBg9

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