Residence Life at Reed

Division of Student Services

House Adviser Timeline

HA Selection Timeline

Below is the HA selection timeline. If you are a returning HA or currently abroad, please refer to those pages for additional information. 

Dec 4: Applications available
Jan 30: Applications due electronically to res.life@reed.edu by noon
February 2–6: HA applicants selected for first round interviews may sign up for interview time slots
February 13–15: First round interviews
February 25: Second round interviews (Group Process)
March 2: HA acceptance letters sent out

Applicant Resource Sessions

December 5: HA Selection Resume Workshop, 4-5 PM (Prexy)
January 24: HA Selection Resume Workshop, 4-5 PM (Prexy)
February 8: HA Selection Interview Workshop, 4-5 PM (Prexy)

Over break, you might work on your cover letter/resume and reach out to the HA, Staff, or Faculty member who will be writing your recommendation.

Important Dates for Hired HAs for 2018–19

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, 2018
  • HAs Return for Fall Training: HAs move in Wednesday, August 8, 2018
    • HAs are asked to speak with their respective RDs for information about scheduled free time during this period.
  • Fall HA Training: Thursday, August 9, 2018 - Monday, August 20, 2018
  • HAs Return from Winter Break: Friday, January 18, 2019
  • Winter Training: Tuesday, January 22, 2019 (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 21, 2018 - Sunday, August 26, 2018
  • Fall Semester Hall Closing: Friday, December 14, 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.
  • Paideia: Friday, January 18, 2019 - Sunday, January 27, 2019
  • Spring Semester Hall Closing: Tuesday, May 21, 2019
    • 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.