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, and employees must maintain good academic, conduct and financial standing as defined by HRC. Contact us at 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. For more information, please email

The application for the Spring 2024 RA position will be available on Sept. 28 – Oct 9. Employment offers will be made by late November. For more information, please email

Academic Year 2024-25 RA position: Take the first step now! Attend 1 mandatory interest session.

Monday, Oct. 232 p.m.Teams (virtual)
Tuesday, Oct. 244 p.m.Lloyd 132
Monday, Oct. 3011 a.m.Gallalee 227
Monday, Oct. 305 p.m.Teams (virtual)
Wednesday, Nov. 16 p.m.ten Hoor 30
Thursday, Nov. 24 p.m.North Lawn 1010
Sunday, Nov. 54 p.m.Farrah 214
Tuesday, Nov. 71 p.m.North Lawn 2009
Wednesday, Nov. 811 a.m.Gallalee 227
Friday, Nov. 102 p.m.Teams (virtual)

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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