Student Staff Selection

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The Residence Life team is now hiring students for the following positions: Resident Assistant, Community Development Specialist, and Desk Assistant. Information sessions will be occurring over the next few months with Interviews taking place in February. For more information, please email Carley Saunders, Residence Life Coordinator over Staff Selection. 


  • 1/22 (7 PM) at The Flats
  • 1/23 (7 PM) at Shocker Hall
  • 1/29 (7 PM) at Shocker Hall
  • 1/30 (7 PM) at The Flats 

These sessions will provide interested candidates with more information about the job descriptions and expectations of each position, as well as a chance to ask questions and hear from current student staff members.


Resident Assistant

Community Development Specialist

Desk Assistant


  • Application available beginning 12:00pm January 22, 2019
    • One application will be available for all 3 student staff positions. In the application candidates will be asked to select which position(s) they are applying for, and the application will load the appropriate pages for each candidate’s interests. Candidates can apply for 1, 2, or all 3 positions at the same time.
  • Applications due by 11:59pm Friday, February 15, 2019
  • Application review & interview scheduling February 18 – 21, 2019
  • If applying for an RA and/or CDS position:
    • Group Process day held on Saturday, February 23, 2019 (candidates will participate in either a morning or afternoon session)
    • Interview day held on Sunday, February 24, 2019 (candidates will be assigned a 1-hour time block in which they will interview)
  • If only applying for a DA Position:
    • Group Process day held on Saturday, February 23, 2019 (candidates will participate in either a morning or afternoon session)
    • Interviews held during the week of February 25, 2019
  • Position status letters delivered via email on Friday, March 9, 2019
  • Candidates who are offered a position will be required to attend a contract signing night on Sunday, April 7, 2019 from 6-9pm

Jobs that are indicated as student jobs are designed to meet the part-time employment needs of students and do require individuals to be enrolled in classes at Wichita State University. See Student Policies and Procedures.

Other On Campus Jobs

For even more campus positions at WSU, please visit the Wichita State University Human Resources jobs page or Handshake.

Have Questions? Please Contact Us!

Housing and Residence Life
1845 Fairmount Box 141
Wichita, KS 67260-0141
316-978-3693 Email