RA Selection Information for 2014-20145

Prior to filling out the RA application, you will need to take the following personality tests:

 

Once each of these tests has been completed please complete the RA application and Personal Evaluation Form

RA Application:

https://sharepoint.liberty.edu/sites/OStudentAffairs/StudentLeadership/SitePages/RAApplication.aspx

Personal Evaluation Form:

https://sharepoint.liberty.edu/sites/OStudentAffairs/StudentLeadership/SitePages/RARecpage.aspx

 

Eligibility 

1. You must have a testimony of being a Christian and practicing the lifestyle of a Biblical believing Christian.
2. You must be a student of Liberty University in good standing in both academics and conduct.

  • You must be enrolled at Liberty during the RA application process.
  • Your cumulative GPA (including Fall 2013) must be 2.5 or above to apply. Failure to maintain a 2.5 GPA while in the RA program will result in Academic Probation and possible dismissal from the program.
  • You may not apply if you have obtained 12 or more reprimands during the current semester (Fall 2013). Past discipline records may be considered during the application process as well.

3. You must have the availability to carry out the RA responsibilities.

  • You may not student teach or be a junior Nursing Major either the Fall of Spring semester of the 2014-2015 school year.
  • Special evaluation will be given to the applicants in certain academic programs, which may pose a significant challenge to successfully completing the academic programs and RA duties (i.e. Nursing, Business Policy).
  • RAs for the 2014-2015 school year may not participate in extracurricular activities (i.e. athletic teams, debate, marching band) that conflict with RA duties and responsibilities.
  • There will be blackout days given once you make RA. These include but are not limited to RA Training in August, Leadership Banquets, CFAW, Spring Orientation, etc.

If you have not been an SLD

You will need to take the Bible Knowledge/OSL Test. Use the study guide provided then take the test and turn it into your RA by Friday, January 18th.

Calendar of RA Selection Process

  • Application due by midnight – Thursday, December 5th, 2013
  • Each RA applicant will be interviewed by their home RD in either a Group Setting or Individually – Between December 6th, 2012\3 & January 17th, 2014.
  • For applicants that are currently PLGLs, the Bible and OSL Test must be completed and turned into your home RA – Friday, January, 17th
  • First round cuts are announced – Friday, January 24th
  • Hosting Week – Tuesday, January 28th through convocation on Friday, January 31st
  • RA Applicant will be introduced during hall meeting to host hall on Tuesday, January 28th
  • RA Experience Weekend. We will begin on Friday night, January 31st at 5:30pm and go through Saturday, February 1st at 6pm
  • Final Cuts are announced – February 13th, 2014
  • RA Contract Signing – February 17th, 2014 at 7pm
  • Fall Placement is announced – February 28th, 2014

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