Are you interested in becoming a Resident Advisor for the 2021 – 2022 academic year?

Apply now!


Submit an application via Engage. The application is called “Resident Advisor Application 2021 – 2022” and can be found under the “FORMS” tab on Engage. Your application requires you to prepare a cover letter and resume.


Please have two (2) professional references complete a reference form, on your behalf.

Individual Interview

Participate in a virtual interview.

Please refer to our Resident Advisor Information Packet 2021 – 2022 (pdf) for details about the position, the application process, and instructions on how to write a resume and cover letter.


Here’s why YOUR Resident Advisors think you should be a Resident Advisor, too.

“I love feeling like what I’m doing has a purpose and seeing my actions have effects on other people!” – Eva D.

“It was one of the best decisions I ever made here. It helped me grow so much, and I became a much better leader, mentor, and person through the process. I highly suggest you become an RA.” – Jacob N.

“One aspect of the job that I particularly enjoy is seeing the positive impact on my residents through programming.” – Jamara C.

“I have gained an amazing family in Res Life. I feel like I am a part of something so much bigger than myself…” – JJ G.

“I became an RA because I wanted to be in a role where I could break down boundaries between people of different backgrounds by facilitating workshops, programs, and building relationships.” – Jamara C.

“Being a good RA isn’t having a specific personality type; it’s about being willing to commit to the job.” – Will O.

“Becoming an RA is such an amazing opportunity, and you will learn so many new skills, gain so many new friends, and make so many good memories.” – JJ G.