Group photo of Resident Assistants, Resident Directors, and other Residential Life Staff

Undergraduate and Graduate Resident Assistants are selected on the basis of leadership potential, experience, and the ability and desire to assist students, in maximizing their experiences on-campus.

Apply to be a Resident Assistant

RAs assist students through personal contact, referral to appropriate campus services, and providing co-curricular engagement to encourage community development. A vital part of the RA position is to fulfill multiple roles, including as representatives, liaisons, and role models representing the Division of Student Affairs and Residential Life/Learning Communities.


*If you are an Extraordinary Academic Scholarship recipient, please visit this link as your Financial Aid package might be impacted upon receiving an RA position. /admissions_aid/scholarships/extraordinary/terms.html

** For those applicants receiving financial aid, please check with the Financial Aid Office to see how this position may affect your financial aid.