Becoming a Resident Assistant (RA) is a coveted campus job filled with equal parts responsibility and perks. RA’s possess a lot of power and must be very responsible and fair in carrying out their job duties. They handle fun activities like planning floor programs and designing their bulletin boards, but also have to deal with conflict and stress that impact their residents. It is their job to make residents feel at home yet maintain authority.
Wondering if it’s a job for you? Click here to take the quiz to see where you stand and whether or not you should apply to be an RA!