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Join the University Housing Team!

We are currently seeking Resident Assistant candidates for the 2024-2025  academic year year. Students interested in applying must fill out and return the application and supporting documents, and submit two reference forms to the Housing Office in C404. All required forms and additional information regarding the application process are on this page. We strongly encourage applicants to speak to Financial Aid to determine how the RA position may impact scholarships.

Job Requirements

  • 30 credits completed by the time of employment (August 2024)
  • 2.5 cumulative GPA
  • Maintain full time credit status - exceptions made for students in their last year of study
  • One year of on campus living (exceptions for commuters are made)
  • Must be in good conduct standing with the University

Application Requirements

Applicants must fill out and turn in all of the required documents below to be considered for the position. Incomplete applications will not be accepted or considered.
The application process consists of the following:

  • Application Information Form
  • Up-to-date unofficial transcript (a copy from Bannerweb is fine)
  • Two sealed reference forms
  • A letter to your future residents
  • A sample door decoration

All documents must be turned into the Housing Office in paper form by January 31, 2024 by 4:00 p.m.  Incomplete and/or late submissions will not be accepted.

New RA Application 24-25

New RA Application Requirements 24-25

RA Application Reference Form

Important Dates to Remember

2024 - 2025 RA Job Description 

Application Timeline

Below is a brief timeline of the application process. Any questions can be addressed at housing@ltu.edu  or can be addressed at the Housing Office in C404.

After Semester Break
Tuesday, January 9, 2024Information Table 11am-1pm in the East Lobby
Wednesday, January 10, 2024Information Table 11am-1pm in the Reuss Lobby
Thursday, January 11, 2024Information Table 11am-1pm in the South Lobby
Thursday, January 18, 2024Candidate Social 8pm - Location TBA
Thursday, January 25, 2024Other Duties As Assigned: What does the job entail? Workshop 8pm - Location TBA
Wednesday, January 31, 2024Applications Due at 4pm  Late applications will not be accepted.
February 5th - 28th, 2024New Candidate Interviews.  You will be notified of your interview time by Friday, February 2nd at 4pm 
February 9th & 10th, 2024Case Study Presentations
Monday, March 4, 2024Decision Emails Sent to Candidates
Friday, March 15, 2024Accept/Decline letters due to the Office of University Housing by 4pm
Sunday, April 14, 2024All-Staff Meeting for '24-'25 Staff

Please check the schedule for more detailed information of locations and descriptions of events. If selected for the RA position, there are more dates that need to be kept in mind that are non-negotiable. These dates include:

Early August 2024Staff Move-In
Mid-August 2024 (Approx. 2 weeks before classes begin)RA Training
Late August 2024 (Typically week before classes begin)Resident Move-In