Student Staff Selection Process

Apply to be on Staff with Residence Life

Welcome to the Residence Life webpage for the 2017-18 Student Staff selection process. 

The intention of HSU Residence Life is to focus on the education and holistic growth of the student by creating a safe, socially just, and environmentally responsible community. ResLife student staff plays a critical role in the implementation of our mission. Our student leadership positions prepare you for being effectual educators, social justice advocates, and community leaders.

Student Staff are required to play a variety of roles which will allow them to gain knowledge and skills for both personal and professional growth. What you learn from this unique job experience will be transferable to many careers after you graduate from college.


Learn More About Positions within Residence Life

As an office within the Department of Housing & Residence Life, Residence Life employs over 50 student staff in several unique positions to implement our mission. Each position comes with different responsibilities and compensation, but serves an equally important role.

At this time, we have the following positions open in the 2017-18 Student Staff.

Residence Life hires for  following student staff positions listed below. 

  • Activities Student Assistant for Natural Resources and Sciences (1)

Position Requirements

The minimum requirements for all positions are:

  • Earn 12 units/semester if undergraduate student, 7 units/semester if graduate student
  • 2.25 semester and cumulative G.P.A. if undergraduate student, 3.0 semester and cumulative G.P.A. if graduate student
  • New applicants must not have earned more than 136 units
  • Returning applicants must not have earned more than 150 units
  • Applicants must have lived on campus at least one year or have comparable experience
  • Applicants must be in good standing judicially with Housing & Residence Life and the University

How to Apply

If you would like an Residence Life Student Staff Application.  

If you have any questions regarding the student staff selection process, please contact Sasha Wallace at or (707) 826-5534.

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