Resident Assistants (2024-2025)

Position Overview

Resident Assistants (RAs) help to fulfill the Department of Residence Life mission to create a vibrant, healthy place to live and learn. The heart of the RA job is creating positive relationships and experiences for the students living in our halls - that includes YOU! RAs care for residents by helping create connections, offering resources and support, and engaging in hall and campus activities. 

Compensation includes:

  • A scholarship to cover the cost of housing, minimally valued at $9,000.
  • A meal plan option of 5-day unlimited, 7-day unlimited, or 170 block meals. Block meal plans are only available to RAs in Niskanen Hall and Matthew Living Learning Center.
  • A scholarship of $50 per semester for RAs in their first year of employment, with a $25 increase every two semesters of employment within the RA position.

RA Position Description 2024/2025  


Apps Closed


Contact Brooks with any questions!

Brooks Hetle, Associate Director of Residence Life
(701) 231-7557  |  

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