Residence Life & Student Housing

Specialized Resident Assistant Positions

Service House Resident Assistant

The Service House RA (SMUSH RA) is a student who is employed part-time by Residence Life and Student Housing (RLSH). Primary duties of the SMUSH RA include living as an active member of the SMU Service House (SMUSH), organizing programs designed to build community and support the house's community service theme, acting as a resource for residents and serving on a house committee, and planning the RA Training service project once each semester. The SMUSH RA reports directly to the SMUSH Residential Community Director. The SMUSH RA also has most of the standard responsibilities listed in the Resident Assistant job description. The SMUSH RA can be a new or returning staff member and must have an interest in community service.

Multicultural House Resident Assistant

The Multicultural Greek Council House RA (MGC RA) is a student who is employed by Residence Life and Student Housing (RLSH) and assigned to work in a community that was designed in partnership with Fraternity and Sorority Life (FSL) in the Office of Student Activities. Primary duties of the MGC RA include living as an active member of the MGC House, organizing programs designed to build community and support the house’s theme, and acting as a resource for residents. The MGC RA reports directly to the Assistant Residential Community Director for Airline Houses. The MGC RA also has most of the standard responsibilities listed in the Resident Assistant job description (including on-call). The MGC RA can be a new or returning staff member and must have a passion for working in and serving in diverse communities and passion for the mission and interest in the mission of the Multicultural Greek Council. Preference will be given to students affiliated with a Multicultural Greek Council organization.

 

Fall 2016