Residence Life at Reed

Division of Student Services

House Adviser Timeline

Fall 2016

November 28: Applications available
December 8: HA Selection Resume Critique Workshops, 4-5 PM (Prexy)
Over break, you might work on your cover letter/resume and reach out to those who are writing recommendations for you.

Spring 2017

January 25: HA Selection Resume Critique Workshops, 4-5 PM (Prexy)
January 31: 
APPLICATIONS DUE to Residence Life (28 West) at 12 p.m. (noon)
February 3–7: HA applicants selected for first round interviews may sign up for interview time slots
February 8: HA Selection Interview Workshop, 4-5 PM (Prexy)
February 10: First round Skype interviews
February 13–15: First round interviews
February 23: New HA Applicant Information Session with Business Office/Financial Aid (4-5PM, Eliot 416)
February 26: Second round interviews (Group Process)
March 3: HA acceptance letters sent out

Important Dates for Hired HAs for 2017–18

House Advisers are expected to attend and participate in the following scheduled trainings, continued trainings, and work periods:

Mandatory Trainings

  • Spring Training and New HA Welcome: Friday, April 13, 2017
  • HAs Return for Fall Training: HAs move in Wednesday, August 9, 2017
    • HAs are asked to speak with their respective RDs for information about scheduled free time during this period.
  • Fall HA Training: Thursday, August 10, 2017 - Monday, August 21, 2017
  • HAs Return from Winter Break: Friday, January 12, 2018
  • Winter Training: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 (all day)
  • Monthly Continued HA Trainings (CHAT): Dates and times to be determined

Mandatory Work Periods 

HAs are also expected to be on campus for the following dates:

  • Orientation: Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - Sunday, August 27, 2017
  • Fall Semester Hall Closing: Friday, December 15, 2017
    • Halls close for residents at noon. HAs must be present for hall closing and are permitted to leave as soon as their closing work is completed. Communicate with your RD about timing for travel plans ahead of time.
  • Paideia: Friday, January 12, 2018 - Sunday, January 21
  • Spring Semester Hall Closing: Tuesday, May 15, 2018
    • Halls close for residents at noon. HAs must be present for hall closing and are permitted to leave as soon as their closing work is completed. Communicate with your RD about timing for travel plans ahead of time.

Connect With Us

Contact Us

res.life@reed.edu
503/777-7536
Fax: 503/517-7691
Office: 28 West,
5436 SE 28th Ave.