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Cultural Advisor Application

Please complete the application below. 

Name:

Date:

Email:

Phone Number:

UR Box #:

Graduation year:

Major(s):

Cumulative GPA:

Student ID #:

T-shirt Size:

1. Where are you from? Are you an International student? What would you like us to know about your home town and how it shaped you?

2. What activities have you been involved with at UR? What would you like to do before you graduate?

3. Do you think of UR as a fairly diverse place or not a diverse place, and why? (There are no right answers)

4. Why do you want to be a Cultural Advisor?

5. Describe a time when you think a student(s) didn’t feel particularly included at Richmond and what you as a CA could possibly have done about it.

6. Students often apply to other residential-based or leadership programs in addition to this one. To help us anticipate potential conflicts, please indicate the programs or positions to which you have applied or plan to apply and rank your preferences.

Program First Choice

Cultural Advisor program

Resident Assistant

Sophomore Scholars or a Living Learning community

Orientation Advisor

Study Abroad (Fall)

Study Abroad (Spring)

Program Second Choice

Cultural Advisor program

Resident Assistant

Sophomore Scholars or a Living Learning community

Orientation Advisor

Study Abroad (Fall)

Study Abroad (Spring)

Program Third Choice

Cultural Advisor program

Resident Assistant

Sophomore Scholars or a Living Learning community

Orientation Advisor

Study Abroad (Fall)

Study Abroad (Spring)

7. Cultural Advisors will be placed in a residence hall single or double room with the roommate of your choice. No CAs will live in the first year halls starting in fall, 2020, but you may still request to work with freshmen. If you plan to live in an apartment you can still go through the lottery and be a CA wherever you get placed. With what population would you most like to work? 

First-year students

Upperclassmen

The apartments

8. Being a Cultural Advisor takes up a good deal of time. What commitments outside of the classroom do you expect to have next year? Please include jobs, internships, volunteering, clubs, leadership, and family obligations.