Student Residence Life Positions

Res Life Student Positions - - res life staff member

View our current and recurring residence life positions. We employ students as desk staff, resident assistants, security coordinators and more. Apply today to enhance your Forty Acres experience.

Featured Job Opportunities

If you’re interested in an open position, you can apply by submitting the English application or Spanish application.

Student Security Coordinator

We are hiring students to provide and ensure the general safety and security in the university residence halls during nighttime hours.

Recurring Positions

Community Advisor (CA)

Community advisors are full-time UT students who serve year-round in a part-time role for 15 hours per week. CAs are assigned to live at a University Apartments complex, where they serve in an after-hours on-call duty rotation to assist with emergencies and resident needs. Read the CA job description to learn more. We are not currently accepting applications for the CA position.

Desk Assistant (DA) and Office Associate (OA)

Desk assistants and office associates are full-time UT students who serve year-round in part-time administrative roles (up to 25 hours per week). Students are assigned to work at our residence hall front desks, Jester Mail Center, University Apartments office or Occupancy Management office. We are not currently accepting applications for the DA and OA positions.

Resident Assistant (RA)

Resident assistants are full-time UT students who serve throughout the academic year in a part-time role for 20 hours per week. RAs are assigned to live in an on-campus residence hall, Dobie Twenty21 or 2400 Nueces. If you are interested in becoming an RA for the 2024–25 academic year, join our upcoming virtual info sessions to learn more about the role. You are required to attend one session to gain access to the RA application. Be sure to log into your UT Zoom account before joining.