Apartment Life Staff

The Apartment Life Staff includes Community Advisors, Community Coordinators and the Apartments Coordinator. All Apartment Life Staff live within the three complexes and assist with after hours on-call emergencies.

Community Advisors (CA)

Community Advisors are full time UT students who serve in a part time student staff position. CAs are trained to assist residents as needed, develop a community atmosphere, host programs, and enforce UT and University Apartments policies. CAs are assigned to live in each complex and serve in an afterhours on-call duty rotation, in which they assist with emergencies and resident needs. Community Advisors report to a Community Coordinator.

If you have any questions, please contact UHD.Apartments@austin.utexas.edu

See the Full Community Advisor Job Description 

L-R: Khalid, Wisam, Justin, Christina, Zainab, Emily and Vir

University Apartments Community Advisors*

Complex/Buildings Served Community Advisor and Email
COLORADO
A, B, F, G, H, K
Khalid K Osman – Community Advisor
COLORADO
C, D, E, J, L, M, N
Wisam Ali Yawer – Community Advisor
GATEWAY
1618,1620,1622,1624,1626,1636,1638,1640,1648,1650
Christina Bambrick – Community Advisor
GATEWAY
1628,1630,1632,1634,1642,1644,1646,1652
Vir Mehta – Community Advisor
BRACKENRIDGE
3350,3351,3352,3353,3354,3355,3356,3357,3358,
3360,3362,3364,3366,3368,3370,3372,3374,3376,
3378,3450,3452,3454
Justin Power - Community Advisor
BRACKENRIDGE
3359,3361,3363,3365,3367,3369,3371,3373,3375,3377
3451,3453,3455,3457,3459,3461,3463,3465,3467,3469,
3471,3473,3479
Emily Ibarra – Community Advisor
BRACKENRIDGE
3475,3477,3481,3483,3485,3487,3489,3491,3551,3553,
3555,3557,3559,3561,3563,3565,3567,3569,3571,
3573,3575,3577
Zainab Umar – Community Advisor
Apartment Life Professional Staff
Nije Lane - Community Coordinator
Melissa Garland - Community Coordinator
Julie Lekstutis - Apartments Coordinator
 
* As of August 2018

Emergency after-hours assistance: 512-496-2803.
The CA on call will return your call within 15 minutes. Please be patient as the workload may vary.

Community Coordinators (CC)

Community Coordinators are professional full-time, live in staff that supervise the Community Advisors. The Community Coordinators are readily available to answer questions, assist residents as needed, assist in enforcing University and University Apartments policies including conduct hearings, coordinating community programming and oversee the Tenant Advisory Board (TAB). Community Coordinators live within the complexes and assist with after-hours events and on-call emergencies.