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Graduate Assistant for Off Campus Housing Program

  • Support the initiatives of The Off Campus Living Program, includes representing the University with community constituents such as area landlords, City of Rochester residents and members of the University
  • Work closely with the Coordinator of Off Campus Programs and Administrative Operations to develop new programming, services and communication efforts
  • Provide assistance, education, and support to students who are looking for housing or residing off campus
  • Serve all members of the University of Rochester community - graduate and undergraduate students in all Colleges at the University, faculty, staff and visitors
  • Produce and distribute UR Off Campus News, the off campus housing newsletter
  • Explore and develop opportunities to utilize social media to engage students living off campus and UR neighbors
  • Assist with off campus information and property-listing website
  • Serve as a resource for Neighborhood Ambassador programs
  • Assist with workshops and neighborhood bus tours
  • Assist with Commuter Meet-n-Greet


  • Full time enrollment in UR graduate degree program. Interest in student services and programs.
  • Strong interpersonal communication, strong customer service, organization, and event planning skills preferred.
  • Familiarity with City of Rochester neighborhoods and surrounding areas preferred, but not required


$12.00/hour; 10-15 hours/week

Time Commitment:

  • 10-15 hours per week.
  • Position can begin as early June 1st and runs for 12 months with possibility for reappointment