Resident Assistants are paraprofessional graduate and undergraduate members of the Governors State University Department of University Housing. RAs are responsible for creating an environment that supports the academic success of student residents including social, cultural and personal growth. RAs show care and concern for every resident.

What is an RA?

  • A community leader who helps create a great student living experience
  • A role model who is a solid example of GSU values
  • An educator who encourages the academic success of residents
  • A helper and mentor who answers resident questions and helps solve problems
  • An administrator who helps ensure the smooth operation of Prairie Place

Meet the RAs

 Thumbnail - Aja Thumbnail - Olga  Thumbnail - Charle Thumbnail - Desmond
 Aja Curry   Courtney  Herschberger
 Lauren Sanders
     Charle         Williams     Desmond Warren