Bay State College Resident Assistants

Who exactly are Resident Assistants?

Resident Assistants (RA's) are upper-class students at Bay State College who reside in each building. RA's are live-in staff whose purpose is to aid in the development of those students who reside in the building. Each Resident Assistant is responsible for students in his or her building and is there to guide them through their college experience. This is done by:

  • Planning both social and educational programs and events throughout the year
  • Providing support to students who are struggling with academic or personal issues
  • Serve as a nightly presence in the building and,
  • Responding to emergency situations as they arise.