Resident Assistant Selection Information

Thank you for expressing an interest in becoming a part of the Thompson Hall Residence Life Staff! We are excited that you would take the time to apply and wish you luck during this process.

Questions? Contact Katie Bosio, Director of Residence Life at (810) 762-9537 or kbosio@kettering.edu

Information Session Presentation

New Resident Assistant Application

Reference Form 

  • Give three reference forms to individuals you feel would be acceptable references. References can be handed in with your Consent form or sent to Katie Bosio, Director of Residence Life directly
    • One must be from your current RA if you are a current resident of Thompson Hall or from an RA (past or present) of your choice if you are a non-resident of Thompson Hall
    • The second reference must be from a University Employee
    • The remaining references are your choice; please do not use family members

RA Applicant Authorization and Consent for Release of Information Form (print, sign & return to Katie Bosio)

Resident Assistant Position Description

Sample Cover Letter & Resume                                                          

A Section Candidates

B Section Candidates

Information Session: 8th Thursday (September 5) @ 8 p.m. in the Thompson Hall lobbyInformation Session: 9th Thursday (December 5) @ 8 p.m. in the Thompson Hall lobby
Applications Due: 11th Wednesday (September 25). We will continue to accept applications until January 13Applications Due: 11th Wednesday (December 18). We will continue to accept applications until April 7
Interview Notification by email during work term (Fall 2014)Interview Notification by email during work term (Winter 2014)
Interviews with Director: 1st week (January 13-16)Interviews with Director: 1st week (April 7-10)
Group Process Activities: 1st Thursday (January 16) 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Dress for group process is business casual. Group Process Activities: 1st Thursday (April 10) 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Dress for group process is business casual.
Notification to Training: 2nd Monday (January 20)Notification to Training: 2nd Monday (April 14)
Training: Weeks 2-10 of Winter Term (2 hours per week)Training: Weeks 2-10 of Spring Term (2 hours per week)
Notification of hire: 5th or 6th week of term. GPA’s are checked and number of students living in Thompson Hall confirmedNotification of hire: 5th or 6th week of term. GPA’s are checked and number of students living in Thompson Hall confirmed

GPA Requirements: CUM GPA of 2.6 for training, Term GPA of 2.8/CUM of 2.6 for hire