Assistant Resident Advisor

Thank you for your interest in being an assistant resident advisor at Bradley University. We are currently accepting applications for Fall 2018.

Application deadline has been extended to noon on Friday, March 9. Please join us on Facebook at Bradley University ResLife Staff Recruitment for ARA hiring process updates.

As an ARA, you will have the opportunity to build leadership skills, nurture community and develop skills that will be transferable long beyond your years on the Hilltop. We are looking for individuals who are committed to building community, developing inclusive environments and serving as a resource for their fellow classmates. We are excited that you are interested in our process.

In order to apply for this position, you must currently have a GPA of 2.5. First semester freshman and transfer students that do not have a cumulative GPA will be allowed to apply and go through the interview process, but must have a cumulative GPA at the completion of their first semester in order to be hired.

Every ARA applicant must have a current or previous employer, college professor or high school teacher submit a completed reference form. Please contact the residential living office at if this is an issue for you. This reference form is due by March 20, 2018.

Check List

  • Read job description
  • Submit reference form completed by employer
  • Attend career center resume/interviewing workshop (see "Workshop" section for dates)
  • Read benefits and interviewing tips section
  • Submit application

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Important Dates

ARA Applications Available

February 2, 2018

Applications Due

March 1, 2018 by 4 p.m.

Hall Director Interviews

March 30, 2018 - April 27, 2018

Group Interview

April 20, 2018 4 p.m. - 8 p.m 
(April 21 9 a.m. - noon if needed)