RA application process begins in January

UAB's RA staff of Student Housing and Residence LifeInterested in joining this fine group of folks as a member of UAB's RA staff for Student Housing and Residence Life?Note: This article refers to the RA application process for the 2014-2015 academic year. For details on the current year, visit the UAB Housing and Residence Life website.

The application process begins in January 2014 for the selection of resident advisors for the 2014-2015 academic year. The theme for the process is "Turn Up Your Life," encouraging participants to amplify their skills (both known and untapped) and develop personally and professionally.

If you'd like to apply to becoming an RA, you must first attend one of the following interest sessions to be held in the lower level of the Residence Life Center (RLC).
  • Monday, January 13, 2014 @ 6 p.m.
  • Tuesday, January 14, 2014 @ 7 a.m.
  • Wednesday, January 15, 2014 @ noon
  • Thursday, January 16, 2014 @ 9 p.m.
  • Friday, January 17, 2014 @ 10 a.m.

Once you've checked an interest session off your list, applications are due at the Student Housing office by Friday, January 24, 2014 at 5 p.m.

The first step in the selection process with be a group activity held Thursday, January 30, 2014. The number of positions available will depend on the number of returning RAs from the previous academic year.

For more information and updates on the RA selection process, visit RAatUAB on Facebook and follow @RAatUAB on Twitter. You may also contact Residence Life & Staff Development Coordinator Jennifer Griffin.