Student Employment Housing and Residence Life Furman University

The Housing and Residence Life Office offers a range of employment opportunities for Furman students. Find the position that interests you, and apply to join our staff.

Information Sessions

Interested students should attend one of our information sessions to apply for employment in Housing and Residence Life. New sessions will be held January 2016.


There are 10 different types of student positions available during the academic year, and four positions available in the summer. Review the job description for each of our positions:

Summer Positions


To be hired for a student staff position, applicants must meet the following minimum grade point average requirements:

Senior student staff 2.75
Resident Assistant
First-Year Advisor

Applications and deadlines

Seniors TBD
Returning Students
New students

*New students are required to have their Resident Advisor submit a recommendation. Send the recommendation to your Resident Advisor.

Selection Process

Our office will extend offers in February 2016 to students who have submitted their application by the deadline. If you are hired for a staff position, you are required to attend the following training sessions:

Spring staff training TBD
Senior staff training
Returning and new student training

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