The Resident Assistant
Resident Assistants (RAs) are student peer leaders responsible for communities of residents in on-campus housing. The RA position is a premiere leadership experience and one of the most challenging and fulfilling student leadership opportunities at UConn.
RAs are compassionate, responsible, fun, and out-going student leaders who serve as a valuable resource to their residents. RAs receive extensive training and classroom instruction in preparation for carrying out their responsibilities. The RA position is more than just a job; it is a leadership journey that offers infinite opportunities for one’s success and development at UConn and beyond.