Wilson Commons Student Activities

Graduate Assistantships in Residential Life and Office of the Dean of Students

Thanks for your interest in graduate assistantship opportunities in student life at the University of Rochester. This website contains links to the position descriptions for all of the positions we anticipate being available for the 2015-2016 academic year. At the bottom of the page, there is a link to the common application for all positions and a separate link for the online recommendation form. Applications will begin to be accepted on January 29th. Application deadline for first consideration is February 27th. Application review will begin on March 3rd. This is the recommended date for online recommendation forms to be submitted. Applicants who are offered interviews (on-campus or Skype) will be notified by March 13th. All interviews will be conducted on March 19th, 20th, and 30th. Successful candidates will be notified of position offers by April 6th. Acceptances will be due by April 15th (the universal graduate acceptance date). Please direct any questions or inquires to GradAssistantSelection@UR.rochester.edu.


Anticipated Available Positions for 2015-16:

Fraternity and Sorority Affairs - Expectations for Excellence

Off Campus Housing Program - Graduate Assistant

Parent and Family Relations - Graduate Assistant

Paul J. Burgett Intercultural Center - Graduate Assistant

Residential Life - Graduate Head Resident

Residential Life - Graduate House Advisor

Residential Life - Leadership Assistant

Rochester Center for Community Leadership - Community Service

Rochester Center for Community Leadership - Fellowships Graduate Assistant

Rochester Center for Community Leadership - Rochester Every Day - Graduate Assistant and Marketing Coordinator

UHS Health Promotion Office - Graduate Assistant

Wilson Commons Student Activities - Spirit Coordinator

Wilson Commons Student Activities - Graduate Assistant


Positions with No Anticipated Vacancies for 2015-16:

Center for Student Conflict Management - CARE

Center for Student Conflict Management - Conduct

Eastman - Graduate Head Resident

Fraternity and Sorority Affairs - Leadership Development

Residential Life - Graduate and Family Housing

Rochester Center for Community Leadership - Involvement Assistant


Other Resources:

Online Graduate Position Application

Online Recommendation Form


If you are an international student and have questions about work eligibility, please contact the International Services Office.