General Process Timeline & Application

The General Selection Process is for current 1st years, sophomores and juniors who are interested in joining the staff for the following academic year.  The general process is considered the primary process.  The selection process is designed to examine a candidates potential as a future RA.  Each stage is very important in its own respect and candidates will be evaluated on his or her cumulative merit throughout the process.  Be sure to read the job description and eligibility requirements for the position(s) in which you are interested.

2017-2018 Selection Timeline

Application Launched: December 9th (interested students must join the Office of Residence Life LafSync portal to view the application under Forms)

Information Sessions:
Thursday, January 26th @ 8:00pm in Kirby Hall Civil Rights room 104

Written Applications deadline: 11:59pm on Sunday, January 29th
*Applications are submitted electronically though LafSync

RA Commentary deadline: 12:00pm on Monday, February 6th
*Commentary forms are submitted to the Office of Residence Life

Group Process Event: February 1st (6pm), 2nd (6pm) or 5th (1:30pm)
*Applicants will be assigned to attend one session

Notification of moving on to Round 2: Monday, February 6th (email notification including instructions for submitting additional materials and link to interview sign ups)

Professional Staff Interviews: Wednesday, February 8th -Wednesday, March 1st

Candidate Notification: Tuesday, March 7th

Contracts Due: Tuesday, March 10th


Questions about the selection process may be directed to Julie Mulé, Associate Director of Residence Life (mulej@lafayette.edu).

Application can be found in the Office of Residence Life LafSync portal

Application materials are due by 11:59 pm on January 29TH!

Office of Residence Life

132 Farinon Center
Easton, PA 18042
610-330-5335
610-330-5703 (fax)
reslife@lafayette.edu

Office Hours

Monday-Friday: 8:45am - 5:00pm

Summer Hours:

Monday - Friday
8:15am- 4:30pm (closed noon - 1:00pm)