Residence Life Student Employment

The Department of Residence Life employs a number of students on campus in various positions. 

Help us enhance the Oredigger living experience by joining the team!

Current Student Staff Openings:

Resident Advisor Job Description – Outlines the qualifications, responsibilities, and conditions for employment as a Resident Advisor

Check out Diggernet for other employment opportunities with Residence Life!

Who Are Resident Advisors (RA)?

Resident Advisors (RA) 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.

What’s Next?

Continue reading the following steps through the hiring process!


Info sessions are not required, but STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to learn more about the role and if it’s right for you! If you are unable to attend our Information Sessions, please review the presentation.


Please review the application essay questions before starting the application by clicking here

Note: once an application has been started you cannot restart or resubmit.

Info Session Dates

November 14, 2019, at 6:00 PM in Ballrooms C

November 20, 2019, at 6:00 PM in Ballroom C

January 9, 2020, at 6:00 PM in Ballroom C

Staff Selection Timeline

Please note the Residence Life student staff selection process will include two (2) interviews.

November 14, 2019: 2020 – 2021 Resident Advisor Applications Open

January 12, 2020 at 11:59PM: 2020 – 2021 Resident Advisor Applications Close

Week of January 20, 2020: Individual Interview (invitation only)

February 7th and 8th, 2020: Group Interview Process (invitation only)

February 28, 2020 at 12:00PM: Decision notices go out to applicants


Please contact Nick Dokkin ( or Bryttani Watson (