Resident Assistant Recruitment & Selection Process Timeline for 2019-2020 Academic Year Positions

The RA application process for the 2019-2020 academic year is shown below. Please note, you must attend one of the RA information sessions to receive an application. If you have any questions about this process you can contact our office at or 708-235-7110.




Monday, February 11, 2019 4:00 p.m. 

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 9:00 a.m. and 3:00pm

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 9:00 a.m. and 1:00pm

Thursday, February 14, 2019 1:00 p.m. and 4:00pm

Friday, February 15, 2019 3:00pm


All sessions will take place in the Prairie Place Classroom. Please enter through the front entrance. To access the building, contact the desk worker's phone number posted on the bulletin board of the building's vestibule.

Required RA information session. You must bring a photo identification to your session in order to sign in.
Monday, February 25, 2019 by 5PM
Applications due to University Housing. ALL application materials, including ALL references, cover letter and resume must be received by 5pm on February 12, 2018. Incomplete applications will not be considered. 
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Confirmation via GSU email address will be sent out to candidates invited for Group and 1:1 interviews
Friday, March 1, 2019 
Required Group Process Interview. The group process interview will provide the staff an opportunity to evaluate your skills in a group setting.
  March 4, 2019 - March 8, 2019
Individual interviews held in the Prairie Place Office
  Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Decision letters will be sent to applicants' GSU Email
Friday, March 15, 2019
Deadline for applicants to communicate their decisions to University Housing
 Sunday, August 4, 2019
Move-in date for RAs
Tuesday, August 6, 2019Official start date for RA training

Note: All communications regarding the RA Selection Process will be sent to applicants' GSU email.