New College DON & RAP Common Application 2019-2020

***We have a single COMMON APPLICATION for all those interested in applying for the following New College Leadership Positions for the 2018-2019 academic year***


More information about the Common Application and DON/RAP Recruitment can be found below: 

New College DON and RAP Recruitment Info Packet 2019-2020

Need more information? Want to know what it takes to be a DON or a RAP?

Come to an Information Session!

Tuesday, January 8, 2019 – 9:15 PM EST

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 – 12:30 PM EST

Thursday, January 10, 2019 – 4:00 PM EST (note: new start time)

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 – 5:30 PM EST

All Information Sessions will be approximately 90 minutes including time for Q&A with current dons and RAPs. 

All sessions will be held in WIL 2002 located in Wilson Hall (2nd Floor), 40 Willcocks Street

*This session (Wed, Jan 9th @ 12:30 PM EST) will be Live on Facebook through our New College ORSL Page.

Missed our information sessions? A PDF copy of our presentation slides will be posted after our first Information Session!  

Application Submission and Initial Review

Completed applications (including the COMMON APPLICATION form incl. responses to questions, statement of experience and interest, résumé/CV, a program poster) should be submitted in a single PDF by e-mail only ( on or before FRIDAY, JANUARY 18, 2019 @ 10:00 am EST.

First Round of Interviews (Carousel Interview)

Applicants invited to attend the first part of the hiring process will be notified by email by Monday, January 21, 2019, and must be available to attend the Don Hiring Carousel on Sunday, January 27, 2019 (10:30 AM EST – 4:30 PM EST).

Second Round of Interviews (Panel Interview)

Following the carousel, a number of candidates will be invited to attend a second round panel interview to be held beginning Tuesday, February 5, 2019 through Friday, March 8, 2019.

Common Offer Date (***NEW for 2019-2020***)

All Divisions will make offers for residence dons on the same date. The Common Offer date this year is Friday, March 15, 2019.

New College will make all of its offers for Commuter Dons, Residence Dons, and Residence Academic Programmers (RAPs) on this date.

Common Acceptance Date

You may receive offers from multiple divisions. You are expected to confirm an offer to a single division by Friday, March 29, 2019.

Interviews MUST be attended in person.

We thank all applicants for their interest and wish to clarify that only those candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. We will provide feedback only to those who have been invited to a Carousel or Panel Interview. This feedback will be provided only after the recruitment process is completed i.e. Mid-March.

New College DON & RAP Common Application 2019-2020