A resident assistant (RA) at Cornell College is one of many leadership opportunities within the Division of Student Affairs. The RA lives in a residence hall and serves as a leader, helper and resource person for students. The RA serves as a critical link between the students on his or her floor, the assistant director for Residence Life and the Residence Life Office. This leadership opportunity requires being a representative of the college and a representative of student issues in the hall and across campus.
The resident assistant application process typically begins in December for the following academic year.
- Learn about the RA application process
- Review the RA position description
- Explore "The Life of a Cornell RA" (an interactive guide highlighting the experiences of current and former RAs)
- Review the important dates pertinent to the RA position