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) in partnership with the Community Engagement and Leadership (CEL) Center. 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.