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Become an RA

General Information

Thank you for your interest in the Resident Assistant Position.

Residence Life offers to students the opportunity to learn leadership, communication, counseling skills, and much more in an exciting, living learning residential environment.

In order to apply to the Resident Assistant program and receive application information, YOU MUST ATTEND ONE OF THE INFORMATION SESSIONS. Times and dates are listed below.

To qualify for the program, students must have completed 12 Penn State credits upon application (does NOT include Advanced Placement, Transfer or Current Semester credits). In addition, the candidate must demonstrate good academic standing with at least a 2.40 cumulative GPA and be in good conduct standing with the University.

Please remember your PSU ID + CARD because you must present it at the information session

Fall 2015 Resident Assistant Information Session Schedule

Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Pollock Rec Room (Pollock Commons Building)

Thursday, September 10, 2015
Redifer Special Dining Room (Redifer Commons Building)

Friday, September 11, 2015
Warnock Social Lounge (North Commons Building)

Monday, September 14, 2015
Waring Study Lounge (West Commons Building)

Tuesday, September 15, 2015
124 Findlay (East Commons Building)

Wednesday, September 16, 2015
111 Wartik Building


You need to attend an information session before completing the application.

Note: The application process will not be open until after the
first information session.




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