Residence Life: Resident Assistant

RA Spring Semester ONLY 2022 Application (DUE 11/12/2021)

2021-2022 RA Job Description

Financial Aid and being a Resident Assistant – General Handout

About the RA Position

Our hope is that the Resident Assistant (RA) position is both a challenging and fulfilling experience. While the responsibility is great, so are the rewards. Being a student leader through Residence Life is a wonderful opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others through mentoring and community building. Being an RA will challenge you to grow both personally and professionally and the experiences you gain in this role will serve you well for the rest of your life, no matter what career you may choose.

About Residence Life

The mission of Residence Life is to Cultivate a Caring Learning Community:

  • Cultivate: Residence Life supports students in their individual development and academic pursuits.
  • Caring: Residence Life prioritizes student safety and well-being.
  • Learning Community: Residence Life fosters an inclusive community where students can meaningfully engage with others while supporting the core academic mission of the college.

For more information on Residence Life, visit the Office of Student Affairs Residence Life page.

It’s the job of our highly trained RAs to help promote community building and shape the environment and attitudes that encourages personal and collective growth. We help create an atmosphere of community living and learning that will help students with their academic and personal development.

Resident Assistant Spring Semester ONLY Selection Timeline 

Event & Location Date & Time
Resident Assistant Application Available  Oct 28

Informational Sessions
Monday Nov 8th TBD

Reach out to housing@pitzer.edu with any additional questions.

 
Application Deadline Nov 12 by 9AM PST

Scheduling Individual Interviews

Individual Interviews: Be sure to bring your Personal Expression Piece with you!  This can be anything!  (A book, a piece of art, a dance, a song, a photo, etc.)  Something that tells us a little about who you are.

Nov 18 &

Nov 19

Group Interview Process (Not applicable for Spring Hiring Cycle)  
Acceptance Letters Sent via Email Nov 23
Acceptance of Employment Deadline Nov 29