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Apply to be an RA by February 18th!

RA applications for the 2022-2023 school year will be available starting Monday, February 7th at 9 AM. 

New RA applicants can fill out an application via Google Form sent to your email or  HERE

Current RAs can fill out the returning RA application via Google Form sent to your email or HERE.

Complete your application before February 18th, 2022 at 11:59pm.
Current RAs your application is due 2/24.

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

Important Links

Group Process Interview: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/groupinterview
Individual Interview: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/individualinterview 

RA Application Timeline

February 7th - RA Application Opens at 9 AM

February 10th - Informational Interest Meeting, 9:00-10:00 PM, Alumni 3rd Floor

February 17th- Informational Interest Meeting, 9:00-10:00 PM, Alumni 3rd Floor

February 17th - Meet and Greet with Current Res Life staff. Residence Life Office, 8:00-9:00 PM

February 18th - Application Due, by 11:59 PM

February 21st & 22nd - Group Processing Interview (sign up for 1 night through the application. First-time applicants only).

February 24th - Current RA Applicants - Applications due by 11:59 PM 

February 24th - March 4th - First-time Applicants - Individual Interviews,

March 11th - 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 or serve with Crew. 

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.

How to Submit Your References 

In order to apply to be an RA for 2022-2023 academic year, you will need to submit 2 references. This is true if you are a new applicant or a current Resident Assistant. See below for the information about what references we need from you.

New applicants: 

  • An MC faculty, MC staff member, or mentor of Mississippi College
  • Any current Resident Assistant for the 2021-2022 school year 
  • A previous employer or mentor outside of Mississippi College

Current Resident Assistants:

  • Lead Resident Assistant for the 2021-2022 school year 

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 remember to follow 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.

New Applicants: Send this form to your references; 
https://forms.gle/BABhVxKZtesb3vHx5

Current RAs: It is your responsibility to ask your Lead RA, in person, to fill out a reference form. They will already have the reference form, you just need to find a time to speak with them in person to request a reference.


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. 


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