Become an RA

Resident Advisors are students just like you, who are dynamic leaders and community builders. We are always looking for great members to add to our team. Do you have what it takes?

 Do You Have What it Takes?

Successful applicants for the RA position will be a rising sophomore, junior, or senior, full-time student, or a transfer student with college credits, with a minimum 2.8 GPA and a strong desire and willingness to help others. We are looking for people who are ready to work as part of a strong team dedicated to making the residence halls a place we can proud to call “home.”

Want to learn more? Come to an Info Session!

Cooper Square: Monday, February 5 at 10 pm on the Lounge Level

55th Street: Wednesday, February 7 at 10 pm in the 22nd floor lounge 

How to Apply

RA applications for Fall 2018 positions are available starting January 30, 2018.

The application process is advertised each semester in our residence halls and on our social media pages. The process requires a paper application, an in-person interview, and group process for all applicants. Applications are available in Carson 807 and the RA offices at the residence halls. 

Applications are due by Friday, March 2 at 5 pm.  


Interview Tips

The RA position is a great way to get involved on campus. It’s also a job, so applying for the position is great practice for future job application processes. Click here to get interview tips to help you succeed in your interview with us.



Applications for Fall 2018 positions are available now!

There are several requirements to complete your application.  Be sure to plan ahead and not wait until the last minute.  

We also encourage you to check out Residence Hall Council and other clubs on campus. Having a good understanding of what it is like to be connected to the school is helpful as you begin the RA application process.