Resident Assistants (RAs) at NDSCS are student staff members in the residence halls who create and promote safe and inclusive living and learning communities on campus. Any current or incoming student can apply to become an RA.
Currently, our RA application process is closed. Please check back soon for more information regarding the RA position for either Spring 2019 or the 2019-2020 academic year!
Supporting fellow NDSCS students
Planning building-wide events
Assisting with safety and security
Performing administrative tasks
Benefits of Becoming an RA
Excellent leadership training
Work experience in a convenient and accommodating setting
Free single room
$3,671 Single Room Savings*^
$850 Stipend Earned*
$500 Completion Stipend**
$5,021 Total Financial Benefits
* Numbers reflect a 9-month employment period.
** Completion student prorated based on length of employment.
^ Single room savings are estimated, final savings subject to change.
Who Should Become an RA?
love meeting new people
enjoy supporting others
want to have an enriching college experience
want to be involved
like the idea of having your own room
Qualifications and Requirements
Minimum cumulative and semester grade point average (GPA) 2.0
Outside employment must be approved by the Department of Residential Life and must not exceed 10 hours a week excluding weekends
Notify Senior Staff of any extracurricular activities you are involved in
Uphold a level of personal conduct appropriate to the responsibilities of the job
Abide by all College and hall policies, as well as state and federal laws
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