Candidates: Please ask a current Resident Adviser or Senior Resident Adviser to provide a recommendation for your candidacy. Ideally, this person would be someone who has known you for quite some time, or can speak to your potential as a Resident Adviser. The staff member's feedback is given equal weight to all other parts of your application, including the selection process and individual interview. These recommendations are due January 24th at Noon.
Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of our Residential Programs staff. The Resident Adviser (RA) position is a premiere student leadership position on the Columbia University campus. We are looking for dedicated student leaders who share our mission to foster safe and inclusive living and learning environments beyond the classroom to holistically develop responsible global citizens.
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