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RA Selection Application

Resident Assistant Applicant Information
Fields marked with * are required.


Employment History
Please use the following fields to list your employment history, beginning with your most recent job.
Most Recent Employer

Extracurricular Engagement and Leadership Experience

Student Conduct History

Resident Assistant candidates are required to have (2) references. One of the references must be a current Resident Assistant. Another reference must be a former or current employer, supervisor, academic instructor, or coach. A separate online form is provided for references to complete. This form is located on the RA Selection website at References may also submit a written reference that can be emailed to or sent to Residence Life: RA Reference, 16300 Old Emmitsburg Road, Emmitsburg, MD 21727. References may be contacted to supplement your application process. Please let the reference know that he/she is listed on your application. Please provide the contact information below for both references.

Tell Us More About You ...
Below are several questions designed to help us begin learning more about you as a candidate for the Resident Assistant position. Please keep in mind that your answers will be evaluated to determine if you are selected for the Resident Assistant interview process in January 2015. Answers should be an honest reflection of yourself and should be free of grammatical or spelling errors. Please limit each response to no more than 500 words.

Important Information About Financial Aid
If you are selected for employment and you are receiving financial aid, your award may be adjusted. Contact the Financial Aid Office (301) 447-5207 for further information.

Signature and Agreement
I attest that the information provided in this application has been completed by the applicant named above. All information is true and current to the best of my knowledge. All essay works are original.
I understand that by falsifying this document, I disqualify myself from further consideration for the position. By selecting agree, I authorize Residence Life professional staff to verify the information requested above with the Registrar, the appropriate MSMU professional staff, and those other supervisors and references listed. I understand that the selection committee chair will be verifying my grades and judicial records.
I understand that, if I am accepted for this position, I will be expected to stay after finals week for work assignments and that I will be required to return prior to hall/apartment opening each semester for work assignments. I also understand that I may be required to work until the day after the start of each break, such as Fall and Spring Break. Furthermore, I understand that my job is subject to regular evaluation by Residence Life professional staff; failure to comply with departmental standards as outlined in the appropriate job description and staff manual may result in termination.
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