Our Team

Hiring process for new applicants

Please contact the RLCs at rlc@mtroyal.ca with any questions:

  • East Residence Life Coordinator -  Katherine Li
  • West Residence Life Coordinator -  Akhilesh Prasad
  • Residence Life Coordinator: Programming Strategy- Tess Bickley

1 - Information session

All residents are welcome to attend information sessions in September - keep your eye out for posters around Residence as well as Instagram (@mruresidence) with further details.

Information sessions are not mandatory, but they are a good chance to ask any questions that you might have about the hiring process and what it is like to be a RA. 

Information sessions will be held on the following dates:

  • September 13, 2022  at 6:30 p.m in the ECC (East Residence)
  • September 15, 2022 at 6:30 p.m. in RB1025 (West Residence)

2 - Job description

Read the detailed job description and contract for the Resident Advisor position (for reference only and subject to change).

*New for 2022/2023*: RAs have the privilege of living in a two bedroom unit at a discounted rate!

3 - Application

The application window is from September 6, 2022 to September 20, 2022 at 11:59 PM.
To apply, please send your resume, a cover letter, and your most recent unofficial academic transcript to rlc@mtroyal.ca. Please use your Mount Royal Email to submit this information.

4 - Individual interview

Candidates will be invited to sign up for an interview time if their application is chosen to move forward.

Individual interviews will take place mid September in person. Google Meets are available upon request. Please come dressed appropriately.

5 - Decision

Building a strong team is the toughest part of the process. We strive to create a diverse team with different talents that will allow members to grow and learn from each other.

We build and create the Residence Life team for the upcoming year by taking into consideration everything we have learned through applications and individual interviews.

Decisions will be emailed to you in mid September.