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.
Mandatory interest sessions will be held at 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. Oct. 23, Nov. 13 and Nov. 27 in the Arkansas Union 504.
Space is limited, so you must RSVP. If you do not RSVP, a seat is not guaranteed..
RSVP below to reserve your space at an upcoming interest session.
Extra seats will be opened on a first-come, first-served basis based on availability.
The application will be open Oct. 23, 2017 — Dec. 19, 2017.
Interviews will occur in January and February. Offers will be extended in March.
Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.