Residence Hall Association

The Residence Hall Association (RHA) at San Jose State strives to be an organization advocating for the interests and welfare of students living in the residence halls, while also providing opportunities for personal growth and development. RHA is an organization of students committed to developing leadership, honoring diversity, recognizing achievement, as well as promoting engagement and involvement among all students.

How to join RHA?

Hall Government

You can join RHA through running for hall government positions that are within your residence hall. As hall government members, you will plan events and serve as representative figures of your hall. You will work in a team to foster a community to the residence hall.

The recruitment process happens every fall semester during late August to early September. Check out the hall government recruitment tab for more information.

RHA Executive Board

Each year, all residents who meets the criteria will be eligible to run for e-board positions around March of each academic year. E-board members of RHA oversee the hall governments and provide leadership development, social programming and social advocacy opportunities to members of the residence hall community.