- Please type your responses on the application. Because typed responses are easier to read, handwritten applications will not be accepted.
- Before submitting your application, check for spelling and grammar mistakes. Spell checking programs do not catch every mistake. Read your essays aloud to see if it sounds right.
- Complete every item in the application. If the question does not apply to you write "NA" or "Does not apply."
- Do not use acronyms. For example, "LASO" should be "Latin American Student Organization."
- When determining who to ask to complete a reference form for you, you should consider how reliable and motivated that person is in being your reference. Find people whom you know will submit the reference of you on time.
- Inform your references when they are due. A completed application includes your reference forms and should be submitted by the deadline.
- Give a copy of the RA position description to your references so they know how to evaluate you based on the requirements of the RA position.
- Recommendation forms will be submitted online and must be received by 11:59pm on Sunday, January 6, 2013.
- Please ask your references to complete the form at the following link: http://fs17.formsite.com/neuhousing/recommendationform/index.html
- You should also inform your reference whether or not you have chosen to waive your rights to inspect the form after it has been completed.
- For your information, references will be asked to comment on the following:
- How long have you known the applicant and in what capacity?
- Please circle what you consider to be the candidate’s top three strengths of the list qualities: Adequately express him/herself, Communicate in a group, Act as a role model, Take initiative, Be dependable, Be flexible/deal with change, Be accepting of difference, Manage stress
- Please comment on how the candidate has demonstrated his/her strengths you indicated.
- Please provide any further information you wish to share with us about this candidate.
- Have two (2) reference forms filled out. This form is available here
- Submit to a criminal background check.