Summer Sessions

Applications for Summer 2018 will open in Spring 2018.

Resident Advisors (RAs) live in the undergraduate residence halls supporting Cornell and visiting college students taking summer classes or involved in research opportunities on campus.

RA duties include

  • Peer Counselor
  • Community Builder
  • Academic Resource
  • Programmer
  • Crisis Manager
  • Administrator

RAs spend a significant amount of time getting to know residents as individuals and generating enthusiasm as they bring students together to create communities.

Staff serve in an on-call rotation and are trained, supervised, and supported by intern and professional staff.

RAs must be strong team players as members of a residence hall staff.

Position Description: SS_2017_RA_Position

Come back to this sidebar in mid-October for featured RAs telling you about their favorite parts of the job and their tips for interviewing!


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