The links and information below are only active from March to April in any given academic year.
Welcome to the Housing and Residence Life Office’s Resident Assistant Application Process. We are seeking students who want to stretch their leadership abilities here in our residential training and living experiences.
The application process takes the better part of a semester, and includes group interviews, essay questions, resume submission, individual interviews, references, and both background and academic checks.
To apply, all candidates must attend either an information session or meet in the Emerson Annex with Don Gibson (768-9560; email@example.com).
RA Info Sessions will occur in November. Below are important dates for the fall 2017 hiring process.
11/8/17: 7:00pm Information session in Park Hall
11/8/17: 8:00pm Information session in Merriman Hall
11/9/17: 7:00pm Information session in Emerson Hall
11/9/17: 8:00pm Information session at Skyway
11/12/17: Applications due to Don Gibson by midnight
11/14/17: Individual interview sign-up in Emerson Annex
11/15/17 through 11/16/17: Individual interviews in Emerson Annex
11/20/17: Announcement of candidate(s) selected
All Information Sessions will take place in the building TV Lounge
Since the application is available online and via PDF, you may submit an application until the deadline at midnight on November 12, 2017.
For more information, please choose one of the below links.
- RA Application
- RA Application (PDF)
- RA Job Description
- Frequently Asked Questions
- RA Reference Forms – You must print and give out three reference forms in order to complete your application. (We recommend no more than one RA/Student to use as a reference.)
To bring up a paused application, add www.umpi.maine.edu/ to the beginning of the string of characters in the email you received from the application program – this will take you to your application in progress.