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Resident Advisors

Resident Advisors foster community, create connections, and help residents learn, change, and grow.

Residence Life is committed to hiring a diverse staff reflective of people from different backgrounds and experiences. We are looking for candidates that care about people and that want to have a positive impact on the campus community.

How to Apply

Excited to apply for this amazing leadership opportunity? Applications are available January 25, 2021 and are due by February 16, 2021.

Applications can be accessed on the online applicant portal. In order to successfully apply, we’ll need you to complete the entire application, including a short answer essay response question.

If you have any questions during the application process, please feel free to contact Residence Life.

Application Review

After completing your application in February, the Residence Life Staff Selection Committee will review all applications and score your short answer response essay question. Essays are scored on the following criteria:

  • Use of examples from your life and experience
  • Grammar, spelling, and punctuation
  • Did your essay answer the question

Candidates falling within the top of the essay scoring range will then be offered an opportunity to participate in two 20 minute virtual interviews with Residence Life staff and other campus partners.

If you are hired as an RA you are required to attend RA Staff Training starting on August 16, 2021.