Apply to be a Resident Assistant
Welcome to the 2021-2022 Resident Assistant Selection Process
Resident Assistants are selected on the basis of leadership, scholarship and experience with a knowledge, awareness and commitment to Duquesne University's values, especially as set forth in the University Mission Statement.
Resident Assistants serve as role models, community builders, educators and peer counselors in addition to helping provide a safe and secure living environment for resident students. The RA position requires great dedication and flexibility. Resident Assistants are expected to display personal qualities such as maturity, empathy, motivation, initiative, responsibility, adaptability and integrity.
2021-2022 RA Selection Timeline
Applications available online
RA Info Session
11:00 a.m.; Zoom ID: 872 940 2041
|November 6||RA Info Session
2:00 p.m.; Zoom ID: 872 940 2041
|January 7- January 19||Individual Interviews|
Group Interview 1
2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Applications due online
Group Interview 21:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m
Group Interview 3
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m
Two (2) References due online
Invitations to attend RA Class distributed
|February 1- February 19||Weekly Resident Assistant Training Classes|
|February 24||Final Candidate Notification|
Make sure you have completed the following steps before submitting your application:
- Sign up for an individual interview and ONE Group Interview when you submit
- Complete all sections of the application and sign the last page of the application.
- Ensure you have provided TWO references. References will be contacted automatically.
While we understand emergencies occur, in order to be considered, it is important that candidates participate in all aspects of the selection process.