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GRA Position Overview


GRA Application Information and Process: Spring and Fall 2022 openings

  • The GRA application for Spring 2022 and Fall 2022 openings is live.  Please note the deadlines on the application page.
  • While COVID is impacting all normal campus operations, including GRA selection, we are accepting applications and following our standard timeline.
  • Any applicant who accepts a GRA position will be required to live on campus and abide by all COVID requirements as long as they are in effect, including the vaccination requirement for MIT community members. Policies can be found here.

Position Overview
Graduate Resident Advisors (GRA) reside in all of our undergraduate residence halls and fraternities, sororities and independent living groups (FSILGs). It is the role of the GRA to:

  1. Foster a safe and inclusive community among the residents
  2. Build relationships with all residents, house team members, and other stakeholders within the MIT community
  3. Serve as a supportive mentor and role model for residents
  4. Provide residents with programming, resources, and positive learning experiences so they can thrive at MIT
  5. Solve problems and address urgent matters within the various communities