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Welcome to the Office of Residence Life and Housing’s Paraprofessional Employment Portal!

We consider paraprofessionals as a vital part of our organization. Paraprofessionals are on the front lines. They are the first to respond to scenarios in our organization, be it at a residence hall desk or at the Residence Life and Housing Office or hosting an educational program in the residence halls … and they are the heart of our organization.

We have the following paraprofessional positions available for the 2021-2022 academic year:

During the summer of 2021, we will employ Summer Resident Assistants.

To complete the Application Forms for the paraprofessional position you intend to apply for, please visit theApplication Materials form.

If you have any question: Contact

We wish you the best in your application!

Visitor Housing Assistant Job Description

The Visitor Housing Assistant (VHA) is a part-time student paraprofessional position within the Office of Residence Life and Housing. The VHAs are responsible for housekeeping and linens. The Housing Operations Manager (HOM) and Housing Assistant (HA) supervise the Visitor Housing Assistants. This position will be...

Residence Life and Housing

Resource Type: Employment

Substitute Resident Assistant Job Description

The Substitute Resident Assistant (SubRA) is a part-time student paraprofessional position within the Office of Residence Life and Housing. The Coordinator of Residence Education (CRE) and Graduate Assistant (GA) supervise the SubRAs. The SubRA is responsible for community-building, administering, office functions, and participating as a...

Residence Life and Housing

Resource Type: Employment

Summer Resident Assistant Job Description

The Summer Resident Assistant (Summer RA) is a part-time student paraprofessional position within the Office of Residence Life and Housing. The Coordinator of Residence Education (CRE) supervises the Summer RAs. The Summer RA is responsible for performing a variety of front desk, clerical, and customer...

Residence Life and Housing

Resource Type: Employment

Student Employment Application Materials

Residence Life & Housing has two different application forms available: Paraprofessional Application Form: For ALL positions, including Graduate Assistants. (Note: To apply for multiple positions, you must complete an equivalent number of Paraprofessional Application Forms; each position requires its own Paraprofessional Application Form.) Graduate Assistant...

Residence Life and Housing

Resource Type: Employment

Resident Assistant Job Description

The Resident Assistant (RA) is a part-time student paraprofessional position within the Office of Residence Life and Housing. The Coordinator of Residence Education (CRE) and Graduate Assistant (GA) supervise the RAs. The RA is responsible for community-building, administrating, office functions, and participating as a team...

Residence Life and Housing

Resource Type: Employment

Peer Advisor Job Description

The Peer Advisor (PA) is a part-time student paraprofessional position within the Office of Residence Life and Housing. PAs are responsible for performing the four paraprofessional roles of counseling, advising, administrating, and programming. PAs are primarily responsible for students living on campus. The application materials...

Residence Life and Housing

Resource Type: Employment

Housing Assistant Job Description

The Housing Assistant (HA) is a part-time student paraprofessional position within the Office of Residence Life and Housing. The Housing Operations Manager (HOM) supervises the Housing Assistant. The Housing Assistant is responsible for performing a variety of supervision, administrating functions, and providing quality customer service....

Residence Life and Housing

Resource Type: Employment

Graduate Assistant Job Description

The Graduate Assistant (GA) is a part-time student paraprofessional position within the Office of Residence Life and Housing. GAs will work with the Office of Residence Life to meet the needs of a diverse undergraduate and graduate residential student body. The GA will assist with...

Residence Life and Housing

Resource Type: Employment

Freshman Peer Advisor Job Description

The Freshman Peer Advisor (PA) is a part-time student paraprofessional position within the Office of Residence Life and Housing. PAs are responsible for performing the four paraprofessional roles of counseling, advising, administrating, and programming. Freshman PAs are primarily responsible for Benson Hall, the freshman residence...

Residence Life and Housing

Resource Type: Employment

Front Desk Assistant Job Description

The Front Desk Assistant (FDA) is a part-time student paraprofessional position within the Office of Residence Life and Housing. The Housing Operations Manager (HOM) and Housing Assistant (HA) supervise the FDAs, who are responsible for performing a variety of front desk and clerical functions and...

Residence Life and Housing

Resource Type: Employment

Carlin House

Carlin Hall is an eight-story residence hall. There are two separate wings to each floor. Approximately 24 residents occupy a wing. Each wing consists of one single suite, one double suite, and three suites housing four students. Of these last suites, two contain two single...

Residence Life and Housing

Resource Type: Facilities

2020 Application Timeline

NOTE: All applications are to be submitted in person at the Office of Residence Life and Housing in Ely Center 132. Questions? E-mail Contact here Deadline to submit application: Friday, February 28 by 5:00PM Individual Interviews: Monday, March 9 to Friday, March 13 Decisions/Offer: Monday,...

Residence Life and Housing

Resource Type: Employment

Contact Us

Residence Life and Housing

Ely Center 132

(202) 250-2988

(202) 651-5255

(202) 651-5757

Monday
9:00 am-5:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am-5:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am-5:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am-5:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am-5:00 pm
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
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