Join the Residential Life/University Housing RA and MA Staff
Our full time staff are highly talented, hard-working, warm and caring educators who always have the needs and academic success of students at the forefront of their minds. With 39 full-time professionals and over 200 paraprofessionals (RAs, MAs, and PAs), there is a niche for everyone here, and room for new staff to make a difference in each residence hall community. Please feel free to contact our office if you have questions at firstname.lastname@example.org. Our Selection Process is currently undergoing some updates, so keep this site saved so you can check back soon for the details!
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Jim Rooney, Ed.D.
Associate Director of University Housing for Residential Life
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Selection Process Links:
- RA/MA Phase I Webtools - September 12, 2016 thru 9:00 a.m. September 26, 2016 Sign up here to participate in the required Phase I of our selection process. Here you'll sign up to attend an RA/MA Informational Panel in one of our 18 residence halls on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 8:15 p.m. Your attendance at this Phase I will be required for your online application (Phase II) to be considered. If you do not attend this required component of the RA/MA Selection Process, your application will not be considered.
- Information about Illinois Residential Experience
- Information about the Resident Advisor (RA) position
- Information about the Multicultural Advocate (MA) position
- Information about the RA/MA/PA Performance Appraisal-find out what you're evaluated on once hired to learn as much as you can about the job!
- Eligibility Requirements
- Our Selection Process
- Dates and Deadlines
- Job Descriptions
- EOL 199: Residential Life Paraprofessional Course (required)
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Tips for Success
- Begin APPLYING Monday, October 3, 2016 to be an MA or RA - Phase II, the online application for 2017-2018 positions goes live here at 8am, Monday, October 3, 2016 and is due no later than 6:59 p.m. Sunday, October 16, 2016. Watch this webpage for updated information! Email us at email@example.com with general questions.