Undergraduate Candidates

Hello Potential Undergraduate Candidate RAs!

UCSB Residential & Community Living is looking for energetic and enthusiastic Resident Assistants (RAs) for our undergraduate apartment and residence hall communities. Below you can find details about the application process, as well as our timeline.

The 2024-2025 RA application will be open December 1, 2023 through January 17, 2024 at 12 noon. Please feel free to email us with any questions. Best of luck!

Information Sessions

Here is the link to the information session. Please view and if you have any questions, email us.

Resident Assistant Information Session 2024-2025

Selection Timeline


Friday, December 1, 2023 at 12pm
applications for the 2024-25 Academic Year will open

Wednesday, January 17, 2024 at 12pm
applications close

Wednesday, January 31, 2024 by 5pm
candidates are notified if they are advancing

Monday, February 12, 2024 - Thursday, February 15, 2024
interview process takes place

Spring Break, March 25-29, 2024
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 will be open December 1, 2023 through January 17, 2024 at 12 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 housing-raselection@ucsb.edu


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Lead Staff will not be taking meetings to discuss their communities/buildings during this process to ensure that the process remains fair and equitable for all candidates. Please email us any questions at housing-raselection@ucsb.edu or visit this link to learn more about each community.