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Resident Adviser

Residential Life employs 152 students as resident advisers (RAs). Among the entire population of 5,500 undergraduate students, our RAs emerge as leaders within the Columbia community. RAs develop a healthy community by focusing on the growth and development of each individual on their hall and promote an environment conducive to the overall wellness needs of residents. RAs are creative and energetic students who are strong team players and great listeners.

Interested in becoming a resident adviser for 202223? Please review all guidelines and submit your resident adviser application. The deadline to apply is Thursday, November 11, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. EDT.

Questions? Please contact Janae Buege-McClain at

Information Sessions

Want to learn more about becoming a resident adviser? Attend the virtual information session below: 

Residential Life


515 Alfred Lerner Hall
2920 Broadway
New York, NY 10027

Call: 212-854-3612

Fax: 212-854-6815

Office Hours

9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

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