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Resident Assistant Application

The Office of Student and Residence Life is now accepting applications for Resident Assistants for the 2022-2023 Academic Year.

The RA position is an exciting opportunity to challenge yourself to develop professional and interpersonal skills to enhance your post-BSC career! Campus RA’s are part-time student employees.

BSC Resident Assistant Job Description

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To ensure the timely processing of your form, please enter all of the necessary information.
* Last Name:  
* First Name:  
* Student ID:  
* Phone:  
* Campus Email:  
* Cumulative GPA:
(Please check Campus Connection for your cumulative GPA, do not guess. Minimum 2.5 is required for hire.)
* Will you be a full-time student for the Fall 2022 and Spring 2023 semesters?  

* Have you filled out the 2022-2023 Housing Application?  

* Have you previously lived on campus?  

* Do you have any previous felony convictions?  

Please list your 3 most recent employers. If you have fewer than 3, please print N/A in the box. Include: the employer’s name, the dates you were employed, your job title, and a rundown of your job duties.

* Employer 1   
* Employment 1 Dates Employed:   
* Employment 1 Job Title:  
Employment 1 Job Duties:
Employer 2
Employment  2 Dates Employed:
Employment 2 Title:
Employment 2 Job Duties:
Employer 3
Employment 3 Dates Employed:
Employment 3 Title:
Employment 3 Job Duties:

Please provide a professional reference - an individual who can attest to your character and work ethic. Applicants who do not provide an acceptable reference will not be considered for an interview.

  • Examples of acceptable references: employer, teacher, professor, religious leader, volunteer supervisor.

  •  Unacceptable references: parent or other family member, friend, fellow student, significant other, Resident Assistants and Residence Hall Coordinators.

* Reference Name:  
* Reference Email (your reference will receive a reference form to be returned to the Student Life Office):  
* 1. What are the top two reasons for your interest in applying for the Resident Assistant position?
* 2. How would you develop personal relationships with your residents?:  
* 3. How would you serve as a communicator between students and employees, such as Residence Hall Coordinators or other administrators?
* 4. Why do you believe residence halls are important to the BSC community?  
* 5. The RA role is a challenging role. Based on what you know about the role, what do you feel will be the most challenging aspect of the position?
* 6. What personal or professional trait do you consider to be your greatest strength and why?  
* 7. What personal or professional trait do you consider your greatest weakness and why?  
* 8. RA Training is from August 8-21 2022. Are you available for the entirety of this mandatory training? If not, please explain.