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2021 Summer Employment

Thank you for your interest in summer employment. Each year Residence Life seeks to fill a range of student staff positions each summer. This summer, Residence Life is accepting applications for resident assistants, a media specialist, and facilities assistants. If you have questions or concerns, please reach out to [[staffselection]]. 

Summer Residence Hall Student Staff Positions Available 
  • Resident Assistants (2 positions)
  • Tribe Square RA (position filled under separate staff agreement and timeline)

Hourly Summer Staff Positions Available
Summer Media Specialist (up to 25 hours a week)
Facilities Assistant (up to 40 hours a week)

Residence Life Hiring Timeline

Summer Residence Life Hiring Timeline
April 23

Applications available online 

May 2 at 11:59pm Application deadline
May 3 - May 21 Applications review on rolling basis for Facilities Worker and Social Media Specialist 
May 7 Update on status/offers extended for Resident Assistant applicants. If you have interviewed with Residence Life in the last 6 months, your information on file will be accessed.
Prior to May 22 Update on status to applicants for the Facilities Assistant and Summer Media Specialist role


2020 Employment Dates
Position Move In Date Training Begins Departure Date
Graduate Complex Assistant N/A N/A N/A
Head Resident N/A N/A N/A
Community Advocate N/A N/A N/A
Resident Assistants June 30 July 1 August 19
Tribe Square RA TBD TBD Assignment continues
until May 2021
Summer Media Specialist N/A (housing not available) June 1 August 6
Facilities Assistant N/A (housing not available) June 30 TBD
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 Residence Life experience is not required but preferred for all positions. 
  • You must be enrolled for the fall semester, but do not have to be enrolled in a summer session.
  • Resident Assistant - Room rent for a single room and $600 stipend.
  • Summer Media Specialist/ Facilities Assistant: $10.00/per hour (room rent is not provided as compensation; on-campus housing is not available for summer 2021)

Summer housing for Resident Assistants will be in Richmond Hall.

Direct Questions about summer positions to:

General Information: Taylor Locks, [[staffselection]]
Media Specialist position: Sydney Bergstrom, [[srbergstrom]] 
Facilities Assistant: Chris Durden [[mcdurd]]

Residence Hall Position Descriptions:

Resident Assistant

Residence Life Position Descriptions:

Summer Media Specialist
Facilities Assistant