Student Staff

Students who work for University Housing often cite that their college years are more memorable - they have even more opportunity to meet and network with new people, stay involved with what's happening on campus and gain valuable professional experience.

Make a great college experience even better by joining UGA's housing staff. Apply to work as a student staff with University Housing!


C.L.A.S.S. ADVOCATE | COMMUNITY SERVICES ASSISTANT | OA| RA | SUMMER ONLY | QUESTIONS

C.L.A.S.S. Advocate

C.L.A.S.S. is the acronym for Continuing the Legacy of African-American Student Success. As a live-in member of the residence hall student staff, the C.L.A.S.S. Advocate (CA) occupies a crucial role in enriching the experience of residents in the community through assistance to African-American students, communication with all staff and students, and participation in continuing efforts to educate and address the needs of all students in the residence hall communities. The primary purpose of the position is to aid in the retention and academic success of African- American students who are residents in University Housing. A secondary goal of the program is to work toward better multicultural understanding among all students on campus. This current position summary may be adapted in the future.

Information Session Date/Times:
Tuesday, November 10, 2020 3:30 p.m.
Thursday, November 12, 2020 3:30 p.m.
Sunday, November 15, 2020 3:30 p.m.
Wednesday, November 18, 2020 3:30 p.m.
Monday, November 30, 2020 3:30 p.m.
Sunday, December 6, 2020 3:30 p.m.

To sign up to attend a CA-RA Selection 2021-2022 Information Session, sign up at https://bit.ly/34ZYh5o.

All applicants for the CA position will need to have 2 references complete our reference form by December 17, 2020. The link to the reference form is https://bit.ly/CARAref. Please share this link with 2 people who can speak to your leadership, work, volunteer and/or academic performance.

The application for the C.L.A.S.S. Advocate position for the academic year 2020-2021 is closed.  The CA/RA application for the 2021-2022 academic year will open Monday, November 2, 2020.

C.L.A.S.S. Advocate Position Description

C.L.A.S.S. Advocate Application Posting 

Community Services Assistant

The Community Services Assistant (CSA) is responsible for providing customer service to residents and guests at our community desks. CSAs provide assistance with administrative tasks in our communities and serve as a resource of information for residents and guests. They monitor entry into our halls and verify residency. CSAs are also responsible for distributing mail and packages as well as managing keys in accordance with university housing policies and procedures. Most community desks are open 24 hours, so night shifts may be required. This hourly paid student position replaces our former desk and office assistant positions.

Community Services Assistant Description

Community Services Assistant Posting 

Resident Assistant

The Resident Assistant (RA) lives and works with a group of 30 to 75 students in one of nine residential communities. The primary purpose of the position is to promote community development, assist in crisis management situations, and enforce university and departmental policies.

Information Session Date/Times:
Tuesday, November 10, 2020 3:30 p.m.
Thursday, November 12, 2020 3:30 p.m.
Sunday, November 15, 2020 3:30 p.m.
Wednesday, November 18, 2020 3:30 p.m.
Monday, November 30, 2020 3:30 p.m.
Sunday, December 6, 2020 3:30 p.m.

To sign up to attend a CA-RA Selection 2021-2022 Information Session, sign up at https://bit.ly/34ZYh5o.

All applicants for the RA position will need to have 2 references complete our reference form by December 17, 2020. The link to the reference form is https://bit.ly/CARAref. Please share this link with 2 people who can speak to your leadership, work, volunteer and/or academic performance.

The application for the Resident Assistant position for the academic year 2020-2021 is closed.  The CA/RA application for the 2021-2022 academic year will open Monday, November 2, 2020.

Resident Assistant Position Description

Maintenance Assistant

This is a part-time temporary position with the Department of University Housing. The primary purpose of this position is to lend assistance to skilled trade and maintenance workers with the installation, maintenance and repair of machinery, electrical and/or electronic components found within Housing facilities.

Maintenance Assistant Application

Facilities Office Assistant

The Housing Department Facilities Office Assistant helps on-campus residents maintain the highest quality of life in their living space by expediting maintenance and building services work requests to get them resolved as quickly as possible.

Facilities Office Assistant Application

Social Media Ambassador

The ambassador application for the 2020-2021 academic year has closed. Applications for the 2021-2022 academic year will open in April 2021.

A housing ambassador’s main role is to generate content for University Housing social media channels. Housing ambassadors will be assigned to specific communities, where they attend events, take candid photos of student-life, and prepare to post these materials to social media. They are also responsible for keeping abreast of language, memes and other trends that can be used to effectively relate to the student body. Applications opened April 6, 2020 and will close when all positions are filled OR June 26, 2020 - whichever comes first. 

Social Media Ambassador Postion Description

Social Media Ambassador Application

Video Producer

This is a part-time student position for the academic year responsible for filming, producing and editing original, appropriate and high-quality video content for University Housing’s social media and website that is focused on UGA's on-campus experience.

Video Producer Position Description

Video Producer Application

Summer Only Positions


PAINTER/MAINTENANCE ASST | QUESTIONS

Summer positions are now posted. Please see the posting link on this page under the position descriptions. Priority consideration is given to applications received by Saturday, March 7, 2020.

Painter Assistant

Painters prepare walls, patch holes, and paint the interior and exterior walls and ceilings of residence halls.

 

 

Questions

If you have any further questions, please speak with any of our CA-RA staff, graduate residents (GRs), residence hall directors (RHDs) or contact:

Kathryn Hall
Senior Coordinator for Staff Development and Student Conduct
Email: kchall@uga.edu
Telephone: 706-542-8191