A Resident Assistant (RA) is an integral member of the Residence Life staff. An RA is considered a para-professional who has responsibilities vital to the daily functioning of the residence halls. Primary duties and responsibilities for this position are listed in the complete job description document below.

RAs must maintain a 2.3 cumulative grade point average as well as have at least a 2.3 GPA during the semester in which they apply. This is an important element of the RA’s responsibilities as a campus role model and for the RA as a student.

To apply for an RA position, please submit your application and two reference letters:

Download the complete RA Job Description and Application Quick Guide for more information: