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Become an RA/RM

Interested in joining the Residence Life team? Below you'll find descriptions of the student (undergraduate and graduate) positions available within our department.

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Resident Advisors are students selected for their leadership, interpersonal skills, and a commitment to positively influencing their peers. Resident Advisors are assigned to all living areas on campus, and are there as resources to students of all class years.

Thank you for your interest in the Resident Advisor position. The role of the Resident Advisor is a diverse one and requires significant personal commitment. Resident Advisors are there to assist students in their personal and academic development, and to aid the University in overall operation of the Residence Life Program. The position includes opportunities and responsibilities that lie in the areas of Staff Cooperation and Leadership; Interpersonal Skills; Peer Leadership; Administrative Skills; Personal Development.

Resident Advisor Selection for the 2017-2018 academic year has concluded.  If you have any questions regarding the position or process, email raselection@wne.edu or speak with your building supervisor.

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Residence Manager Selection

A graduate student Residence Manager resides in and oversees each of the following traditional style residence halls for first year students: Berkshire, Franklin and Hampden Halls. An RM also resides in and oversees Plymouth Complex for sophomores.

Do you like working in a fast-paced, ever changing working environment? Are you considering a career in residence life or student affairs? Do you want to gain experience working with college students in a variety of ways? A Residence Manager position may be for you!

We are currently accepting applications for Residence Manager positions for the 2017-2018 academic year.  Those interested in applying should send a cover letter, resume, and contact informtion for three professional references to Donald.Albrecht@wne.edu.  Application materials will be accepted on a rolling basis until the positions are filled.  If you have any questions about the Residence Manager positions, please feel free to contact the selection committee chairperson at Donald.Albrecht@wne.edu.

Residence Manager Job Description