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Student Staff Opportunities

Current Openings

Resident Advisor (2023-2024)

Resident Advisors (RAs) work to create an inclusive on-campus housing environment that promotes personal development, citizenship, involvement, and leadership through the practice of Community Immersion. RAs serve as a resource for students in their community and as a role model at UNC Chapel Hill. RAs are assigned to traditional residence halls, suite style complexes, or apartment buildings and may be asked to hold a collateral assignment (ex: Residential Learning Program, Community Government, Green Games, First Year Experience, Sophomore.

The Writing Center is offering a FREE workshop specifically on Essay Writing for the New RA application. This will be hosted in SASB 1118 (Upendo Lounge) on Tuesday, November 22, 2022 from 1:30-2:30pm*. 

*Attending the Writing Center workshop is optional and does not have any bearing on your eligibility as a candidate

Read the Letter of Appointment

Click here to submit an application. The Application will close December 5th at 11:45pm.

Info Sessions are a valuble resource for students who want to learn more about the RA position, and attendance to one of these sessions is a mandatory step of the application process:

November 7| 10-11am, Virtual (Zoom Link: go.unc.edu/RAInfoNov7)

November 8| 4-5pm, Hinton James Old Well Room

November 10| 8-9pm, Virtual (Zoom Link: go.unc.edu/RAInfoNov10)

November 14| 4-5pm, Carmichael Lounge Room 103 (Fishbowl)

November 16| 8-9pm, Virtual (Zoom Link: go.unc.edu/RAInfoNov16)

November 18| 1-2pm, Cobb Basement

December 1| 1-2pm, Hinton James Old Well Room

December 7| 1-2pm, Virtual (Zoom Link: go.unc.edu/RAInfoDec7)

Returning Resident Advisor (2023-2024) - Students who are currently an RA or have been an RA in previous years can apply for the 2023-2024 academic year by completing the returner application. The application will close on January 8th, 2023 at 11:45pm.

Read the Letter of Appointment

Package Service Representative (PSR) - Package Service Representatives (PSRs) are responsible for receiving and distributing mail (letters, packages, and overnight deliveries) to our residents at Hinton James, Morrison and Spencer Package Centers. This position is for Spring 2023.

Office Assistant (OA) - Office Assistants (OAs) work to create an inclusive on-campus housing environment that promotes personal development, citizenship, involvement, and leadership through the practice of Community Immersion. OAs serve as a resource for students in their community and as a role model at UNC Chapel Hill. OAs are assigned to traditional residence halls, suite style complexes, or apartment buildings and are supervised by the Community Director (CD) and the Community Manager (CM). To apply, click here to submit the application.

Mid-Year Resident Advisor (RA) - Resident Advisors (RAs) work to create an inclusive on-campus housing environment that promotes personal development, citizenship, involvement, and leadership through the practice of Community Immersion. RAs serve as a resource for students in their community and as a role model at UNC Chapel Hill. RAs are assigned to traditional residence halls, suite style complexes, or apartment buildings and may be asked to hold a collateral assignment (ex: Residential Learning Program, Community Government, Green Games, First Year Experience, Sophomore. To apply, click here to submit the application.

Student Staff Positions - Information

Student Staff Awards

Keith Shawn Smith Chancellor's Award -  The award is granted to the Resident Advisor that has created a strong community, meaningful mentoring relationships, and campus connections. Most importantly, the RA must have made a positive impact in the lives of their residents and on the community they serve. To submit a nomination visit the Keith Shawn Smith Chancellor's Award website page.

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