2019 Summer Employment

Residence Life is seeking to fill 1 Resident Assistant position and several Facilities Assistant positions. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. Please complete the application for consideration.If selected for an interview, we will contact you. Updates will be provided as known.

Summer Residence Hall Student Staff Positions Available 

(application available March 4- March 20)

Graduate Complex Assistants (Graduate students only)
Head Residents
Community Advocate
Resident Assistants
Tribe Square RA (position filled under separate staff agreement and timeline)

Summer Staff Positions Available
Student Media Assistant
Facilities Assistant (hourly) 

Summer Residence Life Hiring Timeline
March 4

Applications available online 

March 20, 11:59pm Application deadline
March 22 Interview invitations sent to candidates - not all candidates will be interviewed. If you have interviewed with Residence Life for the same position in the last 6 months, your information on file will be accessed.
March 25-April 3 Interviews conducted (as scheduled)
April 5 Candidate notifications of status
April 8 - Noon Staff decisions due (electronic reply)


Position Move In Date Training Begins Departure Date
Graduate Complex Assistant Tue., May 21 Wed., May 22 Sun., Aug. 4
Head Resident Tue., May 21 Wed., May 22 Sun., Aug. 4
Community Advocate Tue., May 21 Wed., May 22 Sat., Aug. 3
Resident Assistants Wed., May 22 Thurs., May 23 Sun., Aug. 4
Tribe Square RA Wed., May 22 Thurs., May 23 Assignment continues
until May 2020
Student Media Assistant Sun., May 26 Tues., May 28 Sat., Aug. 3
Facilities Assistant TBD Tues., May 14 Wed., Aug. 28
Residence Hall Staff Qualifications: (See specific position descriptions for added eligibility requirements)
  • Minimum GPA 2.0
  • Must not have a conduct or honor sanction that is equal to or more stringent than probation during the application, appointment and employment period.
  • Prior Resident Assistant/Head Resident/Graduate Community Assistant/CommunityAdvocate experience is not required but preferred.
  • You must be enrolled for the fall semester, but do not have to be enrolled in a summer session.
  • Resident Assistant/Community Advocate/Student Media Assistant - Room rent for a single room and $835 stipend.
  • Tribe Square Resident Assistant (filled) - Room rent for a single room in an apartment and $1000 summer stipend.
  • Head Resident - Room rent for a single bedroom apartment and $1350 stipend.
  • Graduate Complex Assistant - Room rent for a single bedroom in a double occupancy apartment  and a $1350 stipend (Grad only)
  • Facilities Assistant- Room rent for a double room and $10.00/per hour

Summer housing will be in Barrett, Chandler, Landrum, and Lemon.

Direct Questions about summer positions to:

General Information: Holly Alexander, [[holly]]
Head Resident and Resident Assistant positions: Bethany Reilly [[bmreilly]]
Graduate Community Assistant position: Michael Embry, [[mrembry]] 
Community Advocate and Student Media Assistant position: Jess Raymond: [[jess]]
Facilities Assistant: Chris Durden [[mcdurd]]

Residence Hall Position Descriptions:

Graduate Complex Assistant
Head Resident
Community Advocate
Resident Assistant

Residence Life Position Descriptions:

Student Media Assistant 
Facilities Assistant