Become an RA

The best job on-campus!

Resident assistant (RA) Requirements: 

  1. Have and maintain a minimum 2.5 cumulative TAMU-CC GPA.  If an applicant does not yet have a TAMU-CC GPA, the previous institution’s GPA will be used (i.e. high school or previous college) until the applicant completes one semester at TAMU-CC.

  2. Be in good standing with the Office of Judicial Affairs. 

Students interested in becoming an RA must complete several steps before being considered for employment. 

  1. Complete the Islander Leadership Seminar in either the Fall or Spring semester.  The seminar is a free, non-credit class.  For more information, go to the ILS I-Engage page or email

  2. Attend an information session to learn more about the responsibilities and roles of an RA.

  3. Complete an employment application.

  4. If selected, sign up for and attend the interview(s).