Important: Dates for the current year (for current residence life staff) and next year (for individuals interested in applying for the position for the upcoming year) are both listed here. Be sure to look at the appropriate section.

2017-2018

The following dates are tentative and subject to change. Please note these dates and be prepared to discuss with Residence Life any possible conflicts.

Spring Training

  • All Spring trainings are required and will last approximately an hour and a half.
  • All-Staff Training Session: Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. in the Pfeiffer Hall lounge
  • Area Team Sessions: TBD by your specific Assistant Director of Residence Life

Summer Training

  • Summer training website link will be sent via e-mail the week of July 17, 2017.
  • The pre-training assessment, all training modules and final quiz must be completed by 11:00 a.m. on Monday, August 21st.

Fall Training

  • You must arrive on campus and be ready to begin training on Monday, August 21, 2017.  Returners will begin at 11:00 a.m. and new staff members will begin at 12:00 p.m.
  • You are able to move in on Sunday, August 20, 2017 if this is better for your schedule; please be in contact with your ADRL to coordinate.

Academic Year:

  • You must attend Resident Assistant staff meetings on Monday evenings.  Meetings are scheduled from 8:00-10:00pm.  Your ADRL will communicate where these meetings will take place.

Winter Break:

  • You must plan to stay on campus until 3 p.m. on Thursday, December 21, 2017.

Winter Training:

  • You must arrive on campus and be ready to begin training by noon on Saturday, January 13, 2018 (please eat lunch beforehand).
  • You are able to move in on Friday, January 12, 2018 if this is better for your schedule; please be in contact with your ADRL to coordinate.
  • Depending on the number of incoming new and transfer students for Block 5, some RAs may be asked to arrive on Thursday, January 11, 2018 to assist with winter orientation.

End of Year:

  • You must plan to stay until 7 p.m. on Sunday, May 13, 2018 after Commencement.
  • You are able to move out prior to 11 a.m. on Monday, May 14, 2018 if this works better in your schedule. 
  • If you are a senior you may opt out of assisting with closing activities following Commencement, however, you would then need to move out of your building by 6:00pm on Sunday, May 13, 2018.

*Note: Block Breaks, Thanksgiving Break and spring break are staffed and there will be on-call responsibilities during these times.


2018-2019

The following dates are tentative and subject to change. Please note these dates and be prepared to discuss with their ADRL any possible conflicts.

Spring Trainings:

  • All Spring 2018 trainings are required and will last approximately an hour and a half.
  • All Staff Training Session: Thursday, March 22nd @ 7:00pm in Pfeiffer Hall Lounge
  • Area Team Sessions: TBD by your specific Assistant Director of Residence Life

Summer Training

  • Summer training website link will be sent via e-mail the week of July 16, 2017.
  • The pre-training assessment, all training modules and final quiz must be completed by 11:00 a.m. on Monday, August 13st.

Fall Training:

  • You must arrive on campus and be ready to begin training on Monday, August 13, 2018. Returners will begin at 11:00 a.m. and new staff members will begin at 12:00 p.m.
  • You are able to move in on Sunday, August 12, 2018 if this is better for your schedule; please be in contact with your ADRL to coordinate.

Academic Year:

  • You must attend Resident Assistant staff meetings on Monday evenings.  Meetings are scheduled from 8:00-10:00pm.  Your ADRL will communicate where these meetings will take place.

Winter Break:

  • You must plan to stay on campus until 3 p.m. on Thursday, December 20, 2017.

Winter Training:

  • You must arrive on campus and be ready to begin training by noon on Saturday, January 12, 2018.
  • You are able to move in on Friday, January 111, 2018 if this is better for your schedule; please be in contact with your ADRL to coordinate.
  • Depending on the number of incoming new and transfer students for Block 5, some RAs may be asked to arrive on Thursday, January 10, 2018 to assist with winter orientation.

End of Year:

  • You must plan to stay until 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 12, 2018 after Commencement. 
  • You are able to move out prior to 11:00 a.m. on Monday, May 13, 2018 if this works better in your schedule; please be in contact with your ADRL to coordinate.
  • If you are a senior you may opt out of assisting with closing activities following Commencement, however, you would then need to move out of your building by 6:00pm on Sunday, May 13, 2018.

*Note: Block Breaks, Thanksgiving Break and spring break are staffed and there will be on-call responsibilities during these times.