Through advocacy, challenge, and support of the student experience, the Department of Residence Life & Housing provides a safe and healthy residential environment, and encourages transformative development of individual students within engaged and inclusive communities.
As an innovative and collaborative department, Residence Life and Housing will serve as a resource to provide an inclusive and engaged community that encourages individual development resulting in a transformative and fulfilling residential student experience.
Join Our RA Team!
Are you interested in becoming a Resident Assistant? Be sure to take part in RA Selection starting January 15, 2018! Aplications will be open from January 15-31 and will be available here. All candidates must complete the online application, interview with the Department of Residence Life and Housing the week of February 12th, and participate in Group Processing on February 18th from 1-5 pm. Amanda Morales at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions about the RA position.
RA Interest Meetings
Overview of the position: Under the supervision of the Residence Life staff, the Resident Assistant (RA) aids students in their personal adjustment to Queens, promotes community and connectedness within the residence halls, enforces policies, serves as a mentor and mediator in the hall, and creates and facilitates programs and events for the community. In addition, RAs are role models to other students, should make healthy and positive choices, and fully support the mission and vision of Residence Life.
Community Building: being visible and availble in the hall in an effort to develop meaninful relationships with residents; encourage student success academically, emotionally, and socially
Programming: plan and facilitate hall events that meet the needs of the community; collaborate with student organizations and staff to enrich the residential experience
Policy Enforcement: follow and enforce the Honor Code; serve in a duty rotation and respond to conflict and crises that occur
Administration: co-facilitate departmental processes including but not limited to student check-in and check-out, room selection, rommate mediation, and hall inspections; complete departmental paperwork and tasks as assigned
Amber PerrellAssociate Dean of Studentsperrella@queens.edu
Edward J. YoungDirector of Housing & Student Conductyounge@queens.edu
Kayla GeorgeAssistant Director email@example.com
Amanda MoralesAssistant Director firstname.lastname@example.org
Monica GilletteAssistant Director email@example.com
Chemaria WashingtonGraduate Internwashingtonc@queens.edu
Contact the Residence Life Staff
RA On-Call NumbersDuty Phone A - 704-989-6659Duty Phone B - 704-989-6483
Maintenance & Pest Issuescampus.firstname.lastname@example.org
Student Health & Wellness Center704-337-2220
Center for Student Success704-688-2849
Center for Internships & Career Programs704-337-2374