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Academic Year Positions

Housing & Residence Life offers a variety of student staff positions during the academic year (Fall and Spring semesters) for students. From supporting students in the residence halls as a Reisdent Advisor (RA), to helping students at our area desks as a Desk Services Coordinator (DSC), our student staff positions are integral parts of the Housing & Residence Life team. Our student staff receive ongoing training, professional development, and opportunity to connect with other students throught their work experience. 

Student staff positions for the Academic Year have specific dates of employment specified in the housing contract, which may include working immediately before or after the semester, or over break periods. Please review the specific position description on application for the specific position you apply for more information on expected employment dates and availability. 

Academic Year Positions

The following student staff positions are offered by Housing & Residence Life during the Academic Year. Each position has unique roles within Housing & Residence Life, and students who are interested in applying to one or multiple positions are encouraged to review the job descriptions for each position closely. 

Desk Services Coordinator (DSC)

Desk Services Coordinators serve as the first point of contact for visitors to the residence halls. The role of the DSC is to provide excellent customer service and to facilitate the administrative work of the desk, such as handling keys and conducting check-ins and checkouts. Our DSCs earn $10.00 an hour and have the opportunity to work a minimum of 2 hours a week and a maximum of 20 hours a week at any of our residence hall front desks. 

Senior Desk Services Coordinator (SDSC)

Senior Desk Services Coordinators work with the overall maintenance of a residential area's front desk. SDSCs assist with front desk operations, including management of the DSC work schedule, monitoring room keys, and ensuring the upkeep of all operations documentation. SDSCs help coordinate operations at a specific community desk and work closely with our DSC staff. Our Senior Desk Services Coordinators receive a stipend and a room on-campus as part of their compensation.

Facilities Assistant (FA)

Facilities Assistants work to maintain and improve living conditions in the residence halls. FAs complete a variety of projects and tasks around housing and residence life, and it's a dynamic job with tasks that can vary from day to day. FAs have the opportunity to be active at work, and may be asked to move furniture, respond to resident facilities requests, and perform inventory and database upkeep. Our FAs earn $10.00 an hour. 

Office Assistant (OA)

Office Assistants serve as the first point of contact for visitors to the main Housing and Residence Life office in Irby Hall. The role of the OA is to provide excellent customer service, to provide administrative support to the central office staff, and to assist in office projects and initiatives. More more information about the Office Assistant position for the 2022-2023 Academic Year, please click here

 

2022-2023 Applications

Please see below for specific information regarding when additional position applications will open. 

Senior Desk Services Coordinator (SDSC)

The SDSC application closed on December 12, 2021.

Desk Services Coordinator (DSC)

The DSC application is open from February 1, 2022 to March 6, 2022.

Facilities Assistant (FA)

The FA application is open from February 1, 2022 to March 6, 2022.

Office Assistant (OA)

The OA application is open from February 1, 2022 to March 6, 2022.

How to Apply

To apply for any of our positions, please click here to create an applicant account and apply via eRezLife. The application for the DSC, OA and FA Academic Year positions is combined with the application for all Summer positions. With one simple application and interview process, students may apply to any/all Summer and Academic Year positions they wish to be considered for. On the application, you will be asked to indicate which positions you wish to be considered for. Please note, the application for the SDSC and RA positions are separate applications and the applications for these positions closed on December 12, 2021. 

 

Vacancies for Fall 2021 and Spring 2022

At this time, Housing & Residence Life currently does not have any vacancies for our Academic Year student staff positions for the 2021-2022 Academic Year. Students interested in Summer 2022 or 2022-2023 Academic Year positions may still apply via eRezLife.