Resident Advisor

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Thanks for your interest in the Resident Advisor (RA) position! The RA position is a unique leadership opportunity for students who are interested in helping other students have a success living and learning on campus! As an RA, you will gain valuable life skills assisting fellow students with the transition to university life, providing them a safe place to talk openly and explore ideas. More information about the RA position can be found below as well as at the Position Description link.

Position Description

For a summary of the Resident Advisor position description, CLICK HERE

Application Deadlines:
For Fall 2020 positions: December 21, 2019 (application live on November 1, 2019)

How to Apply:

To apply for an R.A. position, follow these three steps:

  1. and click on "Student."
  2. Search for the job title "Resident Advisor."
  3. Follow the instructions for submitting a UK Online Application.  Be sure to attach a letter of application and resume.

Upon offer of employment, successful applicants must undergo a national background check as required by UK Human Resources

For more information, contact Lisa Lockman, Assistant Director at (859) 257-4783 or or Steve Stauffer, Associate Director at (859) 257-4783 or