Be a Resident Assistant (RA) at USCB


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The Housing & Student Conduct is not hiring at this point in time. Please check back with this page in the future for position postings.

What's It Like To Be A Resident Assistant at USCB?

RA Carmella Coughlin-Torres talks about why she loves her job.

University of South Carolina Beaufort Resident Assistant Job Description and Requirements

A Resident Assistant (RA) is a well-rounded student staff member responsible for building a positive community by organizing creative social and educational activities, fostering a safe environment and establishing 1-on-1 relationships with residents.  RAs promote student development by serving as a resource for academic support, housing policies and procedures and by encouraging involvement in the diverse campus community at USCB.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidate must be a full-time USCB student for at least one semester and have lived in the residence halls for at least one semester or have comparable community experience. Candidates must maintain a minimum cumulative Grade Point Average of 2.50.  Approved employment in addition to the RA job will be limited to 15 hours of on-campus or 10 hours of off-campus work.

Terms of Employment

RAs are appointed for one full academic year. RAs are required to be full-time students, but they are not permitted to carry more than 18 credit hours per semester without permission from their supervisor.  RAs must be in good academic and judicial standing in order to be appointed and remain in the RA position.

Resident Assistant Selection for the 2021-2022 Academic Year

Are you the brightest crayon in the box? Come join our pack! Apply to be a part of our 2021-2022 Resident Assistant Team.

Meet a Resident Assistant Video 1: January 11th at 5pm

Meet a Resident Assistant Video 2: January 15th at 5pm

RA Hire Process:

Application Due: Friday, February 5, 2021

Candidate Interview Round 1: Week of February 15-19

Candidate Interview Round 2: Week of February 22-26

Notification on hiring status will be sent mid-March via email

Resident Assistant Selection