University of Southern Indiana
Resident Assistant

Housing and Residence Life is searching for residents assistants for the 2014-15 academic year. 

Resident Assistants (RAs) are an integral part of the Department of Housing and Residence Life.  They are paraprofessional staff having direct and constant student contact.  RAs are assigned to staff areas of approximately 32-90 students in the apartments and in the residence halls to staff a wing of a floor with approximately 35 residents.  Their primary responsibility is to act as facilitators for the residence life community and to enhance the social, educational, intellectual, and cultural development of each individual.  The RA articulates to students the core values, philosophy and policies of Housing and Residence Life and the University and represents the Department of Housing and Residence Life as a role model in all facets of university life.

The six basic roles of the RA are as follows:  Community Facilitator, Referral Agent, Programmer, Team Member, Administrator, and Conduct Facilitator. 

For more information and the application, please log into myUSI and click on the OrgSync button to the left.

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October 1 Applications available through OrgSync
October 1 RA Information Session, 9pm, Community Center
October 18 RA Information Session, 12pm, UC 2217
October 28 RA Information Session, 5pm, Newman MPR
November 1 Priority deadline for Spring 2014 consideration
November 13 RA Information Session, 8pm, O'Bannon MPR
November 21 RA Information Session, 6pm, Community Center
December 6 Deadline for 2014-15 RA Applications

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