Student Housing

The University of Mississippi

Student Positions

Marketing Assistant

Application Status: open

Do you love on-campus living? Do you want to boost your resume by gaining hands-on marketing, leadership, customer service, and public speaking experience? Are you looking for a position that’s fast-paced and fun? If yes, then check out the amazing opportunities we offer our Marketing Assistants! For more info, please contact Graduate Assistant for Marketing Jevonta Foster at

Marketing Assistant Position Description

Marketing Assistant Confidentiality Agreement

Marketing Assistant Application


Community Desk Assistant 

Application Status: closed

Community Desk Assistants (CDAs) provide service at the front desks of our residence halls for residents, visitors, and staff. CDA duties include but are not limited to: providing outstanding customer service, greeting all students, checking student IDs, answering the phone, taking messages, monitoring the lobby, maintaining the visitation log, assisting student housing staff members, reporting maintenance needs, checking equipment in and out, and other tasks required by the department. See the application below for additional information. For more info, email


Community Desk Assistant Night Staff Supervisor 

Application Status: closed

Night Staff Supervisors are paraprofessional student workers who are responsible for assisting in maintaining safety and security in the residence halls between the hours of 11:00 p.m. and 8:00 a.m. They work closely with student housing staff to address any safety concerns that occur in the halls. Night Staff Supervisors may confront issues of policy, safety, or security as well as work in conjunction with hall staff to assist in times of emergency or crisis. Night Staff Supervisors will ensure that desk operations are functioning with a Community Desk Assistant (CDA) in each residential facility. They will also complete administrative tasks and communicate frequently with the CDAs within their assigned areas throughout the night. For more info, email

Position Description & Application Info


IT Assistant 

Application Status: closed

This position will work with the Department of Student Housing IT area and perform work related to the information technology needs of the department. Work requires basic technical skills and good judgment. Student will work under the supervision of Housing IT professional staff for 10-15 hours per week. 

Position Description


Programming Resource Specialist 

Application Status: closed

Programming Resource Specialists are student workers who aid in the management of the Programming Resource Center (PRC). While each specialist has a focused area of responsibility, collectively the staff adds to the support of student staff and leaders within the Department of Student Housing through the following general responsibilities.

Programming Resource Specialist Position Description


Front Desk Assistant – Student Housing Office

Application Status: closed

Front Desk Assistants provide service at the front desk of our main housing office for residents, visitors, and staff. Duties include but are not limited to: providing outstanding customer service, greeting all who enter the office, answering the phone, providing accurate housing information, taking messages, assisting student housing staff members, reporting maintenance needs, filing and other tasks required by the department. To apply or for more information, please email


Community Assistant 

Application Status: closed

The Community Assistant (CA) is responsible for a floor, wing, or area of a residence hall or apartment community. The CA is there to help with the personal and academic concerns of the student and to help work out any group conflicts that may arise. The CA also serves as a facilitator to encourage a cooperative and considerate group living environment. The CA is expected to build a feeling of togetherness and community by initiating and helping to organize floor, wing, and hall activities and programs. The CA serves as an information resource for the campus and residence hall. Most of all, the CA is expected to be a person who cares about people and who works to make the residence hall or apartment community a valuable place to live.

Community Assistant Position Description

Position Disclosures & Acknowledgements



Conference Housing Assistant

Application Status: closed until spring 2018

Looking for a fast paced summer job that has excellent benefits?  Then look no further!  Apply to be a summer Conference Housing Assistant with the Department of Student Housing. This position allows you to live on campus for free, get paid, and work with a variety of camps and conferences over the summer.

Conference Housing Assistant Position Description