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.

RAs (Resident Assistant) and CAs (Community Assistant at Mines Park): 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. RA and CA applications are available below.

Information sessions for 2018-19 have concluded. Sessions about being a 2019-20 CA or an RA will be announced this summer!

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.

1. Attend an Information Session-Not Required-STRONGLY ENCOURAGED

  • November 27th at 7pm in Ballrooms B&C
    November 30th at 7pm in Ballrooms B&C
    January 10th at 7pm in Ballrooms B&C

2. Application Filled out ONLINE (Hard-copy version. If you are applying for the CA position, please ignore the RA-specific questions. )

2018-19 applications closed January 15, 2018 at 11:59 pm.

3. The student staff selection process will include 2 interviews:

Group Interview (by invitation only):
February 9th and 10th from 7 – 9:30 pm and February 11th from 11 am – 1:30 pm (if needed)

Individual Interview (by invitation only):
January 24th, 25th,  26th, 29th, and 30th

Decision notices go out February 28th at noon.

Contact Us

Residence Life
Phone: (303) 869-LIFE(5433)
Toll Free: (800) 446-9488 x5433
Fax: (303) 384-2261
Housing@mines.edu
Location: Campus Living Office (Elm Hall)

Office Hours

Campus Living Office: Monday-Friday, 8 am – 5 pm

Mines Park Apartments Housing Office: Monday-Friday, 8 am – 7 pm  and Saturday-Sunday, 10 am – 2 pm

Residence Halls Desk Hours: Monday-Friday, 10 am – 8 pm  and Saturday-Sunday, 11 am – 4 pm and 6 – 8 pm