Returning Candidate Application Form

Thank you for your interest in applying for a position on the Residence Life student leadership team at the University of Puget Sound. Please read the Residence Life leadership position descriptions thoroughly.  Please also read the information below carefully and complete all necessary application materials outlined and submit your application by Sunday, January 27th at midnight.  Because Residence Life Student Leader Selection is an extensive and thorough process, applications will be reviewed to assure that everyone continuing through the selection process meets the minimum qualifications. 


  • Read the Position Description thoroughly 
  • Submit completed application online by midnight on January 27th. Applications will be time stamped so please be on time with your submission. 
  • You will sign up for your individual returner interview during January Training on January 17th and 18th.  Failure to sign up will indicate your withdrawal from the application process. 
  • Individual returner interviews: Individual returner interviews will be forty five minutes long, held on Wednesday, January 30th and Thursday, January 31st in the Residence Life office. This interview will be conducted by two professional team members of Residence Life.
  • Final decisions will be made by Friday, March 4 via email.

Your completed application will require the following:

  1. Filling out all required sections of the  “Returning Candidate Application Form”
  2. Attaching a PDF document that contains your résumé.   

*NOTE: All applications and candidates are reviewed and evaluated by Student Affairs professional staff, which includes a review of student conduct and academic records.

Interview preparation

Reflect on your experience this year and consider ways you would lead a team next year. What will you add to your team? What kind of influence do you want to make? It will be important for you to think of specific examples.  Still feeling nervous? Talk to your current Res Life team for support, or email Megan FinCannon, Assistant Director of Residence Life at

Important Dates to Remember

January 27th................... Applications Due by Midnight

January 30th and 31st......... Individual Interviews (Residence Life office (3209 N. 15th

March 4....................... Final Decisions decision letters sent out via email

2016-2017 Returning Candidates Residence Life Application

  • Thank you for interest in University of Puget Sound Residence Life. We are no longer accepting applications and this form is currently inactive.