All available undergraduate, graduate and professional positions are listed on the HRL website employment page for your consideration on an ongoing basis throughout the year. We encourage you to check periodically to see if we have the position that is right for you.

What’s Available Now?

Desk Assistant

1) Desk Assistants for 2019-20

Greetings! Are you interested in serving as a Desk Assistant (DA) for Housing and Residence Life (HRL)? If so, we’d love to have you. DAs serve an important role on our HRL team. DAs are direct resources for residential students, campus constituents, and guests, connecting them to campus resources and the global community.

  • Possess and maintain a cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or higher during application and employment.
  • Be in good conduct standing with the University at the time of hire. During the period of employment, DA’s must not be in violation of any University policies or procedures.
  • Must possess a residential contract (on campus living agreement) with the UNCG HRL Office.

If you meet the requirements, we invite you to apply to begin your candidacy.
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2) The 2020-21 Resident Advisor Application

The application deadline for RA positions for the 2020-21 will be available from October 7-January 24, 2020. Please check back! If you have any questions or concerns in the meantime, please email


Coordinator for Residence Life (CRL)

Housing and Residence Life is now hiring for the Coordinator for Residence Life (CRL) position. For more information about the CRL position, please visit
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GRADUATE Positions

Assistant Cooordinator for Residence Life (ACRL)

Housing and Residence Life offers graduate assistantships in the role of an Assistant Cooordinator for Residence Life (ACRL). Offers are made in the month of February to new or current graduate students enrolled in the SAHEE masters degree program at UNCG. SAHEE graduate students have until April 15 to accept the offer. All positions are now filled for our two-year appointments (Fall 2019 to Spring 2021).

ACRLs report to and support the Coordinator for Residence Life.
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Looking for Undergraduate Employment?

Each year, HRL hires for various undergraduate positions on a fairly predictable timeline. In order to make students aware of ways in which they may wish to join the HRL team in the future, below is a list of undergraduate job descriptions. Students can find out how to get involved in leadership roles, gain valuable work experience and in some cases become a paid employee. General timelines for hiring for these positions are noted.

The Summer Conference Assistant (SCA) provides service and assistance to summer conference/camp participants and is responsible for the daily operation of the residence halls when conferences/camps are in session. They are expected to create an atmosphere of helpfulness and friendliness meeting the needs of the conference/camp groups and their participants. The SCA is involved in all phases of the conference/camp program, including administration and facilities management. Application Timeline: March
The Resident Advisor (RA) is responsible for a living area housing approximately 25-75 students in one of the University residence halls. Reporting to a Coordinator (CRL/RCC), or an Assistant Coordinator (ACRL), the RA has responsibilities in student development, programming, general administration, maintenance, and facility administration, and the selection of staff. The RA works as an integral member of the Housing and Residence Life team and is required to demonstrate professionalism as they assist students on a daily basis. RAs articulate to residents the philosophy and policies of Housing and Residence Life and UNC Greensboro. They represent HRL and UNCG by serving as a primary role model for residents. This position description outlines the major areas of responsibility. Application Timeline: October - January
The Desk Assistant (DA) is responsible for the assistance of The Office of Housing and Residence Life staff and students in communities containing desk operations. The DA may work in more than one community and will be under the direct supervision of the Coordinator for Residence Life (CRL) or Assistant Coordinator for Residence Life (ACRL) in that community when scheduled. The DA will have multiple responsibilities including but not limited to administrative tasks, customer service, student/guest referral, and office management. The DA will serve as a first contact for students and guests in The Office of Housing and Residence Life and thus is required to demonstrate a high level of professionalism. The following sections will outline major areas of responsibility. Application timeline: February-March.