Becoming a Resident Assistant

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Available starting Nov 27 - Jan 11
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Residential & Community Living is looking for exceptional students to be Resident Assistants in our Residence Hall and Apartment areas for the 2018-19 academic year. RAs have the unique opportunity to positively influence their peers by developing a sense of community in their assigned area. They have an opportunity to implement programs and events to promote individual growth, connection to the university and development of tight-knit, inclusive communities. You do not have to have previously lived on-campus. All candidates must have eligible employment status.

What does an RA do?

  • Work 14 to 19 hours per week on average
  • Assist with front desk or main office coverage
  • Respond to emergency situations and provide after hours on-call support
  • Plan, advertise, and facilitate social and educational programs and events
  • Address resident concerns to help foster a safe and welcoming environment

Want to learn more?

All interested candidates are strongly encouraged to attend one of the following Information Sessions:

  1.  Monday, November 27 at 5pm in the MultiCultural Center (MCC) Lounge
  2. Thursday, November 30 at 7pm in the Loma Pelona Center (LPC)
  3. Tuesday, December 5 at 7pm in the Sierra Madre Villages Miramar Center
  4. Tuesday, January 9 at 7pm in the Santa Catalina Fiesta Room

More Information

  • Online Application Period: 12:00PM November 27 – 12:00PM January 11
  • Questions about the process?  Email Us!


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