Residence Hall Association
San Jose State University

RHA Board Election

Good Luck!

We are beginning the elections process for the next Academic Year of 2019-2020. We looking to elect our full Executive Board:


  • President

  • Vice President of Leadership Development

  • Vice President of Admin & Finance

  • Vice President of Programming

  • Vice President of Marketing & Outreach


  • Room Compensation

  • Priority Registration

  • Paid Stipend

How to Apply:

You must submit a bid in PDF format to March 1st, 2019 by 4:00PM. For examples of what a bid looks like, you can go under the elections tab. Attached below are the job descriptions of each position and what they entail.  

To be eligible you must:

  • Be in good judicial standing with the University

  • Have a 2.5 GPA

  • Submit a bid

  • Prepare a 5-minute presentation

What goes into a Bid?

Your bid must include the following items:

  • A cover page

  • A personal statement explaining why you should be elected

  • Time commitments for the 2018-2019 academic year

  • An updated resume

  • At least one recommendation letter

  • Be submitted in PDF format

  • Be a maximum of eight pages

What dates should you be aware of?

  • Bids are due March 1st at 4:00PM to

  • You will present your Bid at the Council of Residential Affairs, consisting of all the Hall Government Members, on various dates in March.

Feel free to contact, if you have any additional questions. Best of luck in this process, and remember to have fun with it!