Residence Life & Student Housing

Specialized Resident Assistant Positions

Service House Resident Assistant

The Service House RA (SHRA) 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 SHRA 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 SHRA reports directly to the SMUSH Residential Community Director. The SHRA also has most of the standard responsibilities listed in the Resident Assistant job description. The SHRA can be a new or returning staff member and must have an interest in community service.