Want to be an RA? Applications are due tomorrow night!

Back to Article
Back to Article

Want to be an RA? Applications are due tomorrow night!

Brittney Atkins, Layout Editor

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.

Email This Story

It’s that time of year again! Residence Life is hiring new Resident Assistants for the 2020-2021 school year. Applications are now available on the PC website – the link is below. Applications are due Wednesday, Jan. 22 at 11:59 pm for priority consideration.

Here are some of the reasons to apply to be a Resident Assistant:

  • There will be opportunities to meet new people/make new friends
  • You will become more aware of what’s going on around campus (renovations/constructions/changes, events, etc…)
  • It’s more marketable for future employers because of the skills you gain
  • It gives you a chance for a reduced occupancy room/suite
  • You get to plan events for everyone to enjoy
  • It gives flexible hours compared to other campus jobs
  • You will build relationships with Campus Police, Campus Life staff and other offices
  • You will improve your leadership skills
  • You’ll learn how to mediate conflicts and handle challenging situations
  • You’ll be able to challenge yourself and go outside your comfort zone.
  • it gives you a chance to build community with others on campus 

         Working for Residence Life is a great way to build relationships, both with other staff members and with residents. Residence Life is also a great way to express your creativity by decorating bulletin boards and planning programs.

The application is located here: https://www.presby.edu/campus-life/residence-life/residence-life-forms-links/new-resident-assistant-application/