Eastern Illinois University Logo
Housing |

RA Testimonials

Home

Applying for Housing

Housing Options

Academic Success

Leadership and Involvement

Resources

Services

About Us

Conferences/Guests

Dining

Employment Opportunities

Contact Us

FacebookTwitterFlickr

What our Resident Assistants are saying:

 

Ally “Being an RA means that I can be a friend, big sister and teacher all at the same time. I love being able to improve the lives of my residents with just a simple hello, while working with a staff that is always there to back me up and support my decisions.” - Ally Sheehan
RA Photo "The reason I enjoy being an RA is the opportunity to not only touch the lives of my residents but they are also teaching me about life. I love seeing residents, in different walks of their lives, meet and become lifelong friends. I also really enjoying seeing resident come out of their shells and take on leadership roles in our community." - Mario McCart
RA Photo “My residents make being an RA so enjoyable. My days are never boring. I have a lot of residents that are active in Taylor Hall and around campus and I enjoy giving them this life long experience. ” - Jordan Garrett
RA Photo “Being an RA is the most rewarding job I have ever had. I love knowing that I have made an impact on the lives of my resident's. It is so rewarding to share their achievements with them, and be the person they come to for help with tough decisions.” - Kourtney Pygott
Terry “The RA position is so self-rewarding, and has given me the chance to give to others what was once given to me. It's taught me lessons that otherwise may have taken me years to learn. I am beyond grateful.” - Terry Moore
Sheldon “I have built so many wonderful relationships since becoming an RA, and honestly, I learn as much from them as they do from me. Living and learning on a floor or in a building of a variety of different people, opened me up to so many different views of the world, and I think that is one of the best lessons a person could learn in life.” - Sheldon Aaron
Rachel “I love being an RA because it gives me the opportunity to meet a lot of really great people, which include other RA's and all my residents.” - Rachel Theesfeld