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Apply to be a Resident Advisor


Thank you for your interest in being a Resident Advisor (RA) at Texas A&M University. Our RA Selections Committee is accepting Resident Advisor applications for alternate candidates in the event we have vacancies during the fall semester. In the event we select a Resident Advisor this summer we would expect this staff member to participate in RA training which starts on August 7th. Applications will be accepted through 11:59pm on Monday, July 9, 2018.

We have a great tradition of excellence in our residence halls and apartments. Resident Advisors are an essential part of the on-campus experience and our Residence Life team. As an RA, you will have the opportunity to build leadership skills, nurture a community of Aggies, and develop skills that will be transferable long beyond your years in Aggieland. We are looking for individuals who are committed to building community, developing inclusive environments, and serving as a resource for their fellow Aggies. We are excited that you are interested in our selection process.

Our RA alternate candidate process consists of completing an RA application with Applications being accepted through 11:59pm, July 9, 2018. Our Resident Advisor Recruitment and Selection Committee will review applications and select candidates for a 30 minute phone interview. Candidates selected for a phone interview will entered as an alternate candidate for the remainder of the Fall 2018 semester. In the event there are RA vacancies our hall staff will be able to review these files for possible selection.

Individual phone interviews for candidates will occur Wednesday, July 11 through Friday, July 20. Please understand that we are unable to interview every candidate who applies due to time constraints. Applications will be screened and scored based on essay content to determine which candidates receive an interview!

We invite you to look around our website, utilize our FAQ for additional questions. If you have any questions during the selection process, please contact the RA Recruitment and Selection Team at

Thanks and Gig’ Em!

RA Recruitment and Selection Team


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