Employment Opportunities

Spring RA applications are live

Applications now being accepted for spring 2021 resident assistant (RA) positions. Applications are due by 5 p.m. Nov. 13, 2020. Two recommendation forms are due Nov. 20, 2020 . Virtual interviews will be the week of Nov. 30, 2020.

  • 2.6 cumulative GPA at the end of fall 2020
  • Lived in residence halls for two semesters at the end of fall 2020 (at any college or university)
  • Obtained 16 credits by the end of fall 2020

Housing and Residence Life at Western Michigan University employs more than 300 full- and part-time employees. Working in Housing and Residence Life 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