Nyack’s leadership positions provide students with a great opportunity to build leadership, communication, and advocacy skills, develop your ability to work within a team, foster confidence, serve others, create community, and form relationships with your peers across the Nyack College campus. We are pleased that you have taken the time to consider one of these leadership positions. Whether you become an Orientation Leader, Student Engagement Team Member, or Resident Assistant, we believe these important leadership positions will supplement your academic, employment, and relational pursuits by providing you with challenges, successes, group interaction skills and personal growth opportunities.

To be considered for a student leadership position as a Resident Assistant or Student Engagement Team Member you must do the following:

  • Step 1: Complete the online application
    • This includes a resume, short essay (200 to 500 words), and the mandatory recommendations from a non-family member and employer/supervisor.
  • Step 2: Participate in Virtual Group and Individual Interviews (Days and times to be determined based on availability) Must have access to internet and it is a VIDEO interview
  • Step 3: Final Virtual Interview with staff member(s).

We hope to send out offer letters by the end of the end of May 2021.

Please read through the application carefully and be sure to meet all criteria. The application is your first step in the selection process and is representative of your skills and qualities.

Please choose one of these options for the online application:



*Please note: You must use your Nyack student email address to complete the application.

If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Student Development by phone: (845) 675- 4790 or email: studentdevelopment@nyack.edu