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Lead your community, become a Resident Advisor


Through their prominent leadership role on campus, resident advisors (RAs) have the unique opportunity to develop their leadership skills while creating fun and vibrant communities. The RA role enables you to learn valuable skills that employers are looking for including problem-solving, adaptability, teamwork, and interpersonal communication. An RA’s primary responsibilities are getting to know their residents one-on-one and to develop a community within their living area. This enables them the opportunity to make a difference in their residents’ lives and help them be successful here at NC State.

Ready to learn more? Follow these simple steps:

  1. Head to to check out RAs’ responsibilities, compensation, and expectations.
  2. Attend one RA Info Session to learn more about the position and find out how to apply. All applicants must attend one info session. You don’t need to attend a specific information session to work at a specific hall or apartment:
  3. Submit the application by November 1, 2017

If you have any additional questions, comments, or concerns, contact our RA selection team at