Welcome to BARA!

Welcome to Be An RA (BARA) the employment site for the Resident Assistant (RA) position with the Department of Residence Services at Kent State University! The RA position position can serve as a great leadership opportunity not only by being involved in building communities that support student success at Kent State University, but also helping you with future career goals.

Resident Assistant Eligibilty Requirements: 

  • able/eligible to work 28 hours per week 
  • undergrads must have a current & cumulative GPA of at least 2.50 during the entire RA selection process
  • grad students must have a current & cumulative GPA of at least 3.00 during the entire selection process
  • must have completed at least 30 credit hours by the time of hire (summer classes will not be considered) no exceptions 


Application Closed

Check back in September 2015 for updated information regarding the RA application process.