Become a Resident Assistant or Connect Mentor

Join our team of student leaders

We are looking for the next crop of student leaders to join our team! Your experience and guidance could be an invaluable asset for one of these dynamic positions. The Office of Student Engagement is seeking applicants for Resident Assistants and Connect Mentors for the 2016-2017 academic year.

We invite you to apply for both positions, however due to overlapping responsibilities; the successful applicant will only be offered one position.
For more information, please review the links below and submit your application(s) by Friday, January 22 at 12:00 pm.



Recruitment Timeline:
Friday, Jan 22 by 12 pm – Completed applications due to the Office of Student Engagement

Monday, Jan 25 by 5 pm – Students who do not meet grade, class level or judicial requirements will be notified of their removal from the selection process

Sunday, Jan. 24- Jan. 31 – Individual interviews conducted. Sign up in student Engagement when dropping off application.

Sunday, February 14 – Group Interview day-Participation is required of all Applicants

Friday, March 4 – Applicants Notified of status via QU Email


Applicants must participate in all aspects of the interview process to be considered for a Resident Assistant position.

Paper or electronic copies of either application are available upon request by emailing Andrea Gruger ( or Brendan McCrudden (

Visit the Student Engagement Office for more information or call (217) 228-5320.