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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 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 Quadrangle, Moody Towers, Bayou Oaks, and University Lofts.

The Resident Advisor position hiring process begins in October. For more information on the application process contact

Attend an Interest Meeting*
Learn about becoming a Resident Advisor by attending an interest meeting.

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 7 pm - Agnes Arnold Auditorium 101
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 7 pm- Agnes Arnold Auditorium 101
Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 7 pm- Social Work 101
Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - TBD
*Students must attend an interest meeting to apply for a position in Student Housing and Residential Life

Apply to be a Housing Student Leader

Submit your application to be a UH Student Leader. 

Applications open on Wednesday, January 15, 2020.
Applications are due on Sunday, January 26, 2020.