HRC offers several employment opportunities for all full-time degree-seeking students at UA. All positions require night, holiday, and weekend hours throughout the year, as well as, that employees maintain good academic, conduct, and financial standing as defined by HRC. Contact us at HRCRecruitment@ua.edu regarding the recruitment and selection process for each position.

Resident Advisor (RA)

Live-in student leaders who serve as a resource for the residents in a given area, floor, or residence hall. RAs build community, connect residents to the campus community through programs, and provide on-call/crisis response after hours with the assistance of CDs and UAPD. RAs are paid and receive free housing and must maintain a 2.65 GPA.

Take the first step by attending a mandatory interest session.

DateTimeLocation
Monday, Oct. 283 p.m.Parham, Large living room
Wednesday, Oct. 3012 p.m.Riverside Community Center, 2nd floor meeting room
Friday, Nov. 110 a.m.Ferguson Student Center, Room 3104
Sunday, Nov. 36 p.m.Ridgecrest South, 2nd floor atrium
Tuesday, Nov. 512 p.m.Riverside Community Center, 2nd floor meeting room
Thursday, Nov. 73 p.m.PV2, 1st floor game room
Friday, Nov. 812 p.m.Ferguson Student Center, Room 3108
Tuesday, Nov. 123 p.m.Blount, 1st floor classroom
Wednesday, Nov. 1312 p.m.Tutwiler, Tut Hut
Sunday, Nov. 176 p.m.PV1, 7th floor living room

 

Community Director (CD)

Live-in graduate students that select, supervise, and develop RAs, serve as conduct hearing officers and meet students with alleged violations, and provide after hour on-call and crisis response. CDs must work at least 15 hours per week during business hours (8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday – Friday) with the ability to work an additional 5 hours per week outside business hours. Preference is given to those in the Higher Education Administration program, but all majors are welcome. CDs are paid and receive free housing and must maintain a 3.0 GPA.

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Desk Assistant (DA)

Hourly paid position that staff the 24-hour area desks. Duties include customer service, communicating between residents and staff, answering phones professionally, and providing information to customers. They refer students and parents to available resources, monitor building traffic, assist with ensuring security and safety, and provide support to the area’s Office Associate and staff. DAs must maintain a 2.0 GPA.

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