New candidates are students applying for a Residence Life position who are not currently on the Residence Life team and have never been a Resident Advisor, Resident Community Coordinator, Resident Programming Assistant, or Greek House Coordinator.
[The information below was for 2021-2022 applications and may be out of date. If you are looking for Alternate Applications, please go here.]
Thank you for your interest in applying for a position on the Residence Life Student Staff team at the University of Puget Sound. Staff Selection is an extensive and thorough process; applications will be reviewed to assure that everyone continuing through the selection process meets the minimum qualifications. Final offers for Residence Life will be sent via email. Before applying, please review the Position Description in detail. To be considered, you must complete the New Candidate Application.
The personal expression project is an opportunity for you to showcase something unique and authentic about yourself. Bring an object to your individual interview, share it with us, and talk us through how it relates to you. As a residence life student leader, a critical component of success is being able to be yourself and connect with a diverse group of students. How does your personal expression project represent expression of yourself, your history, your interest in the position, and/or your experience living on campus? This is an opportunity for you to be yourself, share how you are a strong candidate, and demonstrate your ability to connect with others.
Not sure what to do? Talk to your current Res Life team member for support, or email Megan FinCannon, Associate Director of Residence Life, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
February 22 Applications Due by 11:59pm
January 28 Information Session, 5-6pm, virtually via Zoom
February 15 Q&A, 12:30pm, Virtually via Zoom
March 2, 4, or 5 Group Process (5:30-7pm) you will attend only one
March 8-26 Individual Interviews; exact dates and times TBD
April 2 Final Decisions decision letters sent out via email