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 2021-21 academic year. Applications are due by Wednesday, April 7th and the process consists of two parts:

  1. An online 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 Tuesday, April 13th and Friday, April 23rd. 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 Friday September 10th (5:00-7:30pm) and Saturday September 11th (9:00 am - 3:00 pm).

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 RE training (dates provided above)?:
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 as the Undergraduate Fellow for the Rainbow Educator Leadership Team, please complete the following questions. If not, please leave blank and click “submit" at the bottom of page. Learn more on the Undergraduate RE Leadership Team.
7. Please describe what experiences you will bring to the role to the Undergraduate RE Leadership Team.

Please click Submit only once.