A resident assistant, or RA, is an upper-class student who serves students living in the residence halls.
The RA role is one of a community facilitator and role model, providing leadership and assisting residents in developing a positive community environment throughout the building.
The RA program is part of the overall educational activity and programming provided by University Housing and helps educate the RAs on a variety of issues relevant to student housing and student affairs among other areas.
A positive learning environment is one where active learning takes place through RA facilitated opportunities for faculty and resident interaction, seeking resident involvement and creating a sense of community among residents.
The Resident Assistant Application will be open Oct. 24, 2016 — Jan. 3, 2017.
Mandatory interest sessions will be held at 5 p.m. and 9 p.m. Oct. 24 and Oct. 27.
Interviews will occur in January and February. Offers will be extended in March.
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