Resident Assistant Application

Are you interested in becoming a Resident Assistant? Read on!

The Residential Education team is looking to hire Resident Assistants (RAs) for the 2020-2021 academic year! Please read the information below thoroughly to have a full understanding of the RA job responsibilities and the RA application process.

RAs are student members of the Residential Education staff, and are under direct supervision of the Director of Residential Education and their respective Area Director. RA responsibilities include peer helping, residence hall openings and closings, programming, policy enforcement, providing resources, and the day to day community building needed in the residence halls.

The RA application will close on Monday, February 17th at 5:00PM. Applications submitted after this deadline will not be considered. In order to be considered for this position, you need:

  1. a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 [which also needs to be maintained throughout the period of employment if hired],
  2. to have lived on-campus for at least one [1] semester, AND
  3. demonstrated leadership skills that speak to your ability to be an effective RA.

Applicants will need to attend a mandatory informational meeting on Tuesday, February 18th at 9PM in the Ponder Hall Multipurpose Room (011).
By submitting your application, you are verifying that all information listed in your application is true to the best of your knowledge. You are also authorizing the Office of Residential Education to review your GPA, class standing, and any Citizenship Education files you may have with the on-campus process. We respect your privacy and will not divulge any information in this application to other parties.

We appreciate your time and interest in the RA position!

If you are interested in being an RA, fill out our application!