Family Student Housing Candidates

Hello Potential Family Student Housing RAs!

UCSB Residential & Community Living is looking for up to nine energetic and enthusiastic Resident Assistants (RAs) for our Family Student Housing (FSH) communities: Storke and West Campus. Below you can find details about the application process, as well as our timeline. The 2023-2024 RA application will be open January 17, 2023 through February 2, 2023 at 12 noon. Please feel free to email us us with any questions. Best of luck!

Information Sessions

Attending an informational session is highly encouraged (not required) as you can learn more about the position as well as ask any questions that you may have. Join us! All informational sessions will be held virtually on Zoom. 

Virtual Informational Session #1

Wednesday, January 18, 2023 from 6:00 - 7:15pm

Virtual Informational Session #2

Wednesday, January 24, 2023 from 5:30 - 6:45pm

Complete our RA Interest Form for Graduate/ Family Student Housing Candidates to receive the informational session Zoom link.


Non-student Partner Applicants

When you get to the RA Application page, please click "Housing Portal Account" if you have already created one in our system; otherwise, click "Register," then create an account. The following page will ask for some basic information. After completing this or logging in with your Housing Portal Account, you should be taken to the application. Please email us if you have any issues or questions.

Selection Timeline

Tuesday, January 17, 2023 at 9am
applications for the 2023-24 Academic Year will open

Tuesday, February 2, 2023 at 12pm 
applications close

Wednesday, February 22, 2023 by 5pm
candidates are notified if they are advancing

Tuesday, March 7, 2023 - Friday, March 10, 2023
interview process takes place

Friday, March 24, 2023 by 5pm
candidates will be notified if they have received a conditional offer


Please check out our Frequently Asked Questions or email us directly! The RA Application opens January 17, 2023 through February 2, 2023 at noon.
Late applications will not be accepted.

If you need any accommodations or have accessibility questions throughout the process, please send us an email at


We are no longer accepting applications. Please check back in early Winter 2024. (Updated March 7, 2023)

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