Residence Life Employment Opportunities
Are you interested in applying for a position in Residence Life at the Colorado School of Mines?
We employ a number of students on campus in various positions.
Resident Assistants (RA) and Community Assistants (CA): are live-in para-professional staff who work to make the student experience in the Residence Halls and at Mines Park the best experience it can be.
DAs (Desk Assistants): are staff members who provide integral assistance to residents of each area. Answering questions, helping with mail or packages, checking out supplies and providing a friendly welcome to your home.
Check out Diggernet for these and other employment opportunities with Residence Life.
2019-2020 RA and CA application and selection process information is available below.
2019-2020 RA and CA application is now LIVE. Please click here to apply.
Resident Assistant Job Description – Outlines the qualifications, responsibilities, and conditions for employment as a Resident Assistant here at Mines.
Community Assistant Job Description – Outlines the qualifications, responsibilities, and conditions for employment as a Community Assistant here at Mines.
Step #1: Attend an Information Session (Not Required, but STRONGLY ENCOURAGED). If you are unable to attend our Information Sessions, please review our presentation.
– November 26, 2018 at 7:00 PM in Ballrooms D&E
– November 29, 2018 at 7:00 PM in Ballroom B
– January 10, 2019 at 7:00 PM in Ballroom B
Step #2: Complete the online application (to review the application essay questions before submitting, please review the hard-copy version first – once an application has been started you cannot restart or resubmit)
– 2019 – 2020 applications opened on November 30, 2018 at 8:00 AM
– 2019 – 2020 applications close on January 14, 2019 at 11:59 AM
The Residence Life student staff selection process will include two (2) interviews:
Individual Interview (by invitation only):
– January 23 – 29, 2019
Group Interview (by invitation only):
– February 8 – 10, 2019
Decisions notices go out to applicants by noon (12:00 PM) on February 22, 2019.