Resident Assistant and Residential Peer Mentor Application Information

Thank you for your interest in becoming a Resident Assistant or Residential Peer Mentor! The application process for the 2016-2017 academic year is now complete.  Residence Life is currently hiring for 1 RPM in the Palmerton/Connolly area for the Spring 2017 semester.

RPMResidential Peer Mentor (RPM) Application Information & Important Dates: Spring 2017 Hiring

The Residential Peer Mentor (RPM) serves as an important academic resource to their assigned residential community by providing tutoring, mentoring, and academic activities.  The RPM jointly reports to the Tech Learning Center (TLC) and to the Residence Life Office.  RPMs are assigned to the Connolly/Palmerton community and the Peterson community.  RPM selection is a competitive process that aims to hire students who are passionate about helping peers succeed and passionate about our University.  A complete job description is available online here. For Spring 2017, the Palmerton/Connolly position is available, with housing in Connolly.

RPM Selection Timeline

Resident Assistant (RA) Application Information & Important Dates

RAs are vital members of the Residence Life staff.  Each living community has an RA to ensure we create positive, healthy communities where students can live, learn, and thrive.  RA selection is an in-depth process to ensure we hire the best RAs we can; through our selection process, we aim to hire students who will commit themselves to their communities, to their residents, and to our University.  A complete job description is available online here.  

RA Selection Timeline

Application Details

RA References


  • Thurs. Dec. 15, 12noon
    All residential buildings close for Winter Break
  • Sat. Jan. 7, 12noon
    All residential buildings open for Spring Semester
  • Sat. March 4, 12noon
    Residence Halls close for Spring Break (Rocker I/II remain open)
  • Sun. March 12, 8am
    Residence Halls re-open after Spring Break
  • Sat. May 6, 12noon
    All residential buildings close