RA Application Open on Tuesday, October 1st

Wanting to become a resident assistant? Applications are open online starting October 1st for the Spring of 2014.


Resident Assistants are one of they key components in University Housing and Dining Services (UHDS). Managing 30-40 students on a floor, the resident assistant has the most contact with students, making sure their health, safety, and well being are in order along with building a community. RA’s also are role models, following University policies, being academic role models, having strong administrative skills and being referral agents for resources around campus.


Applications and references are due on October 11th. Interviews will be taking place on October 22nd through the 24th. Contact LaDawn Thomas at (309) 298-3328 or LJ-Thomas@wiu.edu or go to www.wiu.edu/housing for more information and the application. 

RA Application