Requirements to be considered for the Resident Assistant position are:
Note: RAs must restrict off/on campus employment to 10 hours a week, with prior permission from their direct supervisor. In addition, RAs may not hold the following leadership roles on-campus: SGA President, SGA Treasurer, Beacon Editor-In-Chief, LEB Executive Director, or LEB Behrend After Dark Committee Head.
All RAs receive free housing and a stipend towards tuition. RAs placed everywhere but in the apartments will receive meal plan #5. Stipend is dependent upon location.
If you are transferring to Penn State Behrend and are currently an RA at another location of Penn State; enrolled in or already taken the RA Class at another location of Penn State, please email us with your intent.
Here is a breakdown of the RA application/placement process.
Sunday, September 27: Applications close at 11:45 p.m.
Friday, October 9: Group interviews
Wednesday, October 14 – Friday, October 16: Individual interviews
Friday, October 30: Candidate notification for invitation into the class
Fill out an application:
Applications are available through BehrendSync.
For more information, contact Jill Fox at firstname.lastname@example.org.