Residence Life Apartments Staff

Community Advisors (CA)

University Apartments at UT Austin is looking for Community Advisors to join our team! Follow these two steps to apply by the deadline on Monday, April 1st at 9:00 a.m.:

  1. Email your 1-2 page Resume and Cover Letter to
  2. Submit your online application at

Learn more about the CA position at the upcoming CA Info Sessions in the Brackenridge Community Room (3501 Lake Austin Blvd.) on:

  • Saturday March 9th at 11:00 a.m.
  • Friday March 15th at 11:30 a.m.
  • Thursday, March 19th at 7:00 p.m.


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

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
A, B, F, G, H, K
Khalid K Osman – Community Advisor
C, D, E, J, L, M, N
Wisam Ali Yawer – Community Advisor
Christina Bambrick – Community Advisor
Vir Mehta – Community Advisor
Justin Power - Community Advisor
Emily Ibarra – Community Advisor
Zainab Umar – Community Advisor
Residence Life Apartments Professional Staff
Julie Lekstutis - Assistant Director
Nije Lane - Community Coordinator
Melissa Garland - Community 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.