Rainbow Educator Application Process

Applications are now being accepted for the Rainbow Educator (RE) program and for the Undergraduate Rainbow Educator Leadership Team for the 2020-21 academic year. Applications are due by Monday, April 6th and the process consists of two parts:

  1. An on-line application (please see below)
  2. A 30-minute interview with current members of the Rainbow Educator team

To apply, please respond to the questions below and we will be in touch to set up an interview time. Interviews will take place between Monday, March 30 and Wednesday, April 15th. If you are interested in the Undergraduate Rainbow Educator Leadership Team, please also complete questions #7 and #8 below.

Applicants are required to attend the RE Training which will take place on a Saturday in September - date TBC*.

Please e-mail us at re@sandiego.edu if you do not receive e-mail confirmation within 48 hours or feel free to e-mail us any questions you have on the interview process. Thank you.

Personal Information
First Name:
Last Name:
Phone Number:
E-mail Address
USD Affiliation
Can you attend the Spring Training (Friday, April 26th 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. and Saturday, April 27th 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.):
To complete your application, please respond to the each of the following questions.

1. What interests you in joining the Rainbow Educator program? Feel free to share any information you want about your own personal experience so that we can get to know you better.

2. Please list the qualities a Rainbow Educator should have.
3. Please share how you stay informed about social justice issues both on and off campus.
4. Please provide an example of engaging or facilitating a dialogue on diversity issues such as sexual orientation, gender, race, privilege, and/or intersectionality.
5. What skills and knowledge do you hope to learn as member of the Rainbow Educator team?
6. How did you hear the RE program was accepting applications?
If other, please specify.
If you are interested in serving in the Undergraduate Rainbow Educator Leadership Team, please complete the next two questions. If not, please leave blank and click “submit" at bottom of page. Learn more on the Undergraduate RE Leadership Team.
7. Which Undergraduate Rainbow Educator Leadership position are you interested in?
8. Please describe what experiences you will bring to the role you selected in question #7 and to the Undergraduate RE Leadership Team.

Please click Submit only once.