Employment Opportunities

  • 2022-2023 RA applications open

    Applications for the Resident Assistant (RA) position for the 2022-23 academic year will be accepted through mid-summer. Please check back for details.  The job description and requirements are available here.


    • 2.6 cumulative GPA at the end of Spring 2022
    • Lived in residence halls for two semesters at the end of Spring 2022 (at any college or university)
    • Obtained 16 credits by the end of Spring 2022

Housing and Residence Life at Western Michigan University employs more than 150 full- and part-time employees. Working in Housing is a tremendous experience, one where you will make great friends, have a lot of fun and make a difference in the lives of others. Residence hall and WMU Apartment positions are reserved for students living on campus.

Hourly and staff positions
Summer staff positions

Graduate and professional positions

Graduate assistant hall director
Hall director