Resident Assistant Recruitment & Selection Process Timeline for 2021-2022 Academic Year Positions


The RA application process for the 2021-2022 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.


DATE (will be announced over Winter Break)



Monday, February 1, 2021 at 10am and 4pm

Tuesday, February 2, 2021 at 11am and 3pm 

 Wednesday, February 3, 2021 at 10am and 4pm

Thursday, February 4, 2021 at 11am and 3pm 

Friday, February 5, 2021 at 10am and 4pm 

All sessions will take place on Zoom. Please email Residence Hall Director Candice Sewell at to RSVP for an Information Session. In the email please include your name and what RA Information session you plan on attending.

Attend one of the listed required RA information session. 
Friday February 19th, 2021
Applications due to University Housing (C1330).  ALL application materials, including ALL references, cover letter and resume must be received by 5pm on February 19, 2021 for the applications to be considered. Incomplete applications will not be considered.  


 Wednesday, February 24, 2021 


Confirmation via GSU email address will be sent out to candidates invited for Group and 1:1 interviews


Monday, March 1, 2021 


Required Group Process Interview.The group process interview will provide the staff an opportunity to evaluate your skills in a group setting.  Please plan to use zoom for this group interview setting to comply with social distancing 
March 2 – 5, 2021 Individual interviews held via zoom. 
Friday, March 12, 2021
Decision letters will be sent to applicants' GSU Email
 Friday, March 19, 2021
Deadline for applicants to communicate their decisions to University Housing
Sunday, August 8, 2021 Tentative Move-in date for RAs
Monday, August 9, 2021 Tentative start date for RA training (more information will be released in early summer 2021 term) 

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