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Rafiki House Application


Special Interest House applications are due by Monday, March 3, 2014

Any questions about this application should be directed to Kevin Villegas


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*Email address?
*1. Since Rafiki House is to be a "home away from home" environment, write briefly about your perspective on sharing things such as food items or splitting cleaning duties?

*2. As a reminder, Rafiki House is a place to openly talk and reflect on what it means to cross borders. Write about a time when you had a conflict with a roommate and how you resolved the conflict?

*3. What annoys you when living in shared living quarters?

*4. Please describe your normal sleeping, studying and work habits.

*5.Why are you interested in living in the Rafiki House?

*6. If there are other students you are hoping to live with in the Rafiki House, please list their names here.


*7. Rafiki House Agreement:

As the applicant, I agree that I have read all of the materials necessary to apply to housing to become a member of the Rafiki House. I agree to abide by all of the expectations that have been set forth for me to review. I agree to uphold the Messiah College mission, Rafiki House mission and the expectations that come along with living in Rafiki House. I will support activities that will be held in Rafiki house during my stay and will also assist in maintaining a clean and safe environment for those individuals who come into the Rafiki House.

Rafiki House members are required to return to campus on August 21, 2014 for training.

I have read the above statement and agree to abide by the terms included in the agreement for the 2014-2015 academic year.

Thanks for your submission - Applications are due by Monday, March 3, 2014


Special Interest House Timeline

Monday, March 3- Rafiki House application due

Wednesday, March 19 - Applicants are notified by email if their application was accepted or declined

Friday, March 21 by noon - Students indicate their agreement to live in the Rafiki House by responding with a signed Member agreement form