RC Application Process
The following information details the process to apply for the Residential Coordinator (RC) position. Please review this information carefully. Most items here are required for a completed application. Some items are optional. If you have any questions about the process, contact us.
Step 1: Review the RC job description and review the list of dates pertinent to the RC position to ensure that you understand the expectations of the position.
Step 2: E-mail your cover letter and résumé to firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at 4:30pm. Your cover letter should addresses why you are interested in the position and what you can bring to it.
Step 3: Complete an online form authorizing a check of grade point average and Cornell College conduct by Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at 4:30pm. (Cornell username and password are required)
Step 4: Attend an individual interview during the first week of Block 5. If you are away Block 5, please contact us to schedule an alternate time.
Also re-applying as an RA
If you are interested in returning as an RA if you are not selected to be an RC, please make this known during your interview so you can be entered into the RA selection pool just in case. A separate rehire interview will not be necessary.
Optional résumé and cover letter help
We encourage you to visit the Berry Career Institute for help in creating your résumé or help in writing your cover letter. We also encourage you to visit the Writing Studio for help in refining your cover letter.
Optional interview skills help
We encourage you to visit the Berry Career Institute for help in preparing for your individual interview.
Optional review of financial assistance
The residential coordinator position can impact a student's financial assistance. The impact, if any, of this position depends on several factors. Students interested in the RC position are encouraged to contact the Financial Assistance staff to discuss their specific situation. It is important to note that the Financial Assistance staff can only offer projections about likely impact, if any, on the student's financial assistance but cannot provide definitive information until the student has reapplied for financial aid. As such, students interested in the RC position are encouraged to reapply for financial aid as soon as possible. Need to learn about the process to reapply for financial aid?