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Resident Assistant Job Description

An RA has many roles and responsibilities, including building a residential community through programming, acting as a mentor for students, being a familiar first resource for students with academic or institutional questions, and enforcing residence policies. RAs assist residents with problem-solving or refer them to counseling resources. Above all, a resident assistant must be an example and uphold professional and personal accountability as outlined by the institution.

See what some of our current RAs and GAs have to say about their experiences.


A Day in the Life of a RA/GA…..

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Resident Assistant Job Description

Residence Assistant Application Process