Resident Assistant Employment
The Resident Assistant (RA) is a part-time student paraprofessional position within the Office of Residence Life and Housing, a unit of Student Affairs. The Coordinator of Residence Education (CRE) and Graduate Assistant (GA) supervise the RA.
The RA is responsible for community building, administrating, and participating as a team member.
The RA is responsible for office functions, administrating, and participating as a team member within their residence hall.
The RA is responsible for performing a variety of front desk, clerical, and customer service functions.
The minimum qualifications of a RA are:
- Must be an undergraduate or graduate student registered full-time and have lived on campus for least a year.
- Must possess experience in planning, participating as a team member, and have knowledge of campus resources.
- Must be in good standing with the University.
- At time of hire and throughout employment, candidate must maintain a Cumulative and Semester Grade Point Averages (GPAs) of at least 2.3 (for undergraduate students) and 3.0 (for graduate students) each semester, including summer sessions (if you are enrolled in summer courses).
- Understands and work within the philosophy of student development held by the Office of Student Affairs at Gallaudet University.
To view the job description of the Resident Assistant, please click here.
The Resident Assistant Team Leader (RA TL) is a part-time student paraprofessional position within the Office of Residence Life and Housing, a unit of Student Affairs. Please visit the RA TL page to learn more.
For more information on the Resident Assistant program, contact Usherla DeBerry, Program Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org.