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Resident Advisor



A Resident Advisor (RA) is a student staff member who under the supervision of a Residential Life Coordinator (RLC), serves as liaisons between SHRL and residents and works within a diverse community of students to foster student success in living-learning environments by building relationships, promoting engagement and leading with an ethic of care. For a detailed description of the position, please visit the Resident Advisor Position Description and Agreement.

RA staff are located in all of the residence halls including  Cougar Village I, Cougar Village II, Cougar Place, The Quad, Moody Towers, Bayou Oaks, and University Lofts.
Resident Advisor Timeline:
  • Attend an in-person Q&A Session (Optional)
    • Wednesday, December 1, 2021, at 6:00 pm in Agnes Arnold Auditorium 1
  • Application Opens
    • Friday, January 14, 2022
  • Attend an in-person Q&A Session (Optional)
    • Thursday, January 20 at 6:00 pm in Agnes Arnold Auditorium 1
  • Application Closes
    • Friday, January 28, 2022
  • Interview Offer or Denial Notification
    • Wednesday, February 2, 2022
  • Individual Interview Sign-Up
    • Thursday, February 3 – Tuesday, February 8, 2022 
  • Individual Interview (30-minute duration)
    • Monday, February 14 - Friday, February 18
Interested students can apply through AccessUH. You must submit your completed application by Friday, January 28, 2022, at midnight.

Questions? Email  Courtney McElroy at  cmcelro2@Central.UH.EDU.