Wilson Commons Student Activities

Spirit Coordinator

The Spirit Coordinator Graduate Assistant is a part-time, para-professional staff member for Wilson Commons Student Activities in the Office of the Dean of Students. This Graduate Assistant position is a joint position between Wilson Commons Student Activities and Athletics & Recreation. The primary charge of this position aims to support spirit activities on campus including athletic events, community weekends and orientation. This includes working closely with the Associate Director of Wilson Commons and the staff in Athletics & Recreation to manage events, mascot appearances, and spirit initiatives on campus. This position is ideal for an individual who was an involved student leader while an undergrad and pursuing graduate study at the University of Rochester.

The primary areas of responsibility for the Spirit Coordinator are as follows:

1. Event Management:

2. Program Development and Support:

3. Administrative:

Time Commitment

20 hours per week including some evening and weekend events. Term of position is 10 month to a year, beginning July 15, with possible reappointment. Start date may be flexible depending on the needs of WCSA and the GA.


Minimum requirements for the position include, but are not limited to:



If interested in applying, please contact Brian Magee at brian.magee@rochester.edu.