Residence Life: Resident Assistant


2022-2023 RA Job Description

Financial Aid and being a Resident Assistant – General Handout

About the RA Position

Our hope is that the Resident Assistant (RA) position is both a challenging and fulfilling experience. While the responsibility is great, so are the rewards. Being a student leader through Residence Life is a wonderful opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others through mentoring and community building. Being an RA will challenge you to grow both personally and professionally and the experiences you gain in this role will serve you well for the rest of your life, no matter what career you may choose.

About Residence Life

The mission of Residence Life is to Cultivate a Caring Learning Community:

  • Cultivate: Residence Life supports students in their individual development and academic pursuits.
  • Caring: Residence Life prioritizes student safety and well-being.
  • Learning Community: Residence Life fosters an inclusive community where students can meaningfully engage with others while supporting the core academic mission of the college.

For more information on Residence Life, visit the Office of Student Affairs Residence Life page.

It’s the job of our highly trained RAs to help promote community building and shape the environment and attitudes that encourages personal and collective growth. We help create an atmosphere of community living and learning that will help students with their academic and personal development.

Resident Assistant 2022-2023 Selection Timeline 

Event & LocationDate & Time
Resident Assistant Application Available Feb 7, 2022

Informational Sessions

Location: Zoom

Reach out to [email protected] with any additional questions.

 February 11, Friday 10AM

February 15, Tuesday 6PM

February 17, Thursday 7PM
Application DeadlineFeb 20, 2022 by 11:59PM PST

Scheduling Individual Interviews: When you submit your application, you will be able to schedule an interview with us through Calendly.


Be sure to bring your Personal Expression Piece with you!  This can be anything!  (A book, a piece of art, a dance, a song, a photo, etc.)  Something that tells us a little about who you are.

Feb 22 & Feb 23

Acceptance Letters Sent via EmailMarch 1, 2022
Acceptance of Employment DeadlineMarch 7, 2022