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Housing & Residence Life offers many employment opportunities for undergraduate students, graduate students, and full-time professionals. Housing & Residence Life looks for team members who are dedicated to facilitating equitable, diverse, and inclusive communities that assist in the holistic development of the students, faculty, and staff that comprise those communities.

Housing & Residence Life has over 200 student staff positions ranging from office workers to Resident Advisors. Through these student positions, students can expect to learn transformational skills that will assist them in future employment opportunities.


Resident Advisor Employment

To serve as a Resident Advisor, a student must be enrolled as a full-time student, maintain a cumulative 2.50 GPA, and not be on any active status sanctions with the Office of Student Conduct. Selection for Resident Advisors occurs during the fall semester each year. Look for more information in August 2020!


House Supervisor - Oak Lane Community

To serve as a House Supervisor in the Oak Lane Community, a student must be enrolled as a full-time student, maintain a cumulative 2.50 GPA, and not be on any active status sanctions with the Office of Student Conduct. Selection for House Supervisors occurs during the fall semester each year. Look for more information in August 2020!


Office Workers

Housing & Residence Life employs undergraduate students to support our residents in our three offices across the residential campus. To serve as an office worker, a student must be enrolled as a full-time student. Interested candidates should reach out to Stephen Henninger at svhennin@vt.edu

Housing & Residence Life is dedicated to developing future professionals through graduate assistantships. These positions are dedicated to supporting and facilitating our residential communities. These are academic year positions, beginning employment in July and ending in mid-May. Eligible graduate assistants need to be enrolled in a full-time graduate program at Virginia Tech. Interested candidates should reach out to Stephen Henninger at svhennin@vt.edu

Housing & Residence Life employs over 30 full-time faculty and staff. These positions support our residential communities in a wide range of functions. We are looking for a diverse and talented team eager to know and be known by our students and colleagues across campus! Inquiries regarding employment can be directed to Stephen Henninger at svhennin@vt.edu


We are currently searching for Residential Learning Coordinator positions and a Student Life Coordinator. Apply today!

If you'd like to connect with current Virginia Tech employees that have shared identities with your own, explore the diversity staff directory!