Graduate Assistantships (2017–2018)

Graduate Assistantship Position, Department of Resident Life Thank you for your interest in a Graduate Assistant position with the Department of Resident Life.

There are two openings for 2017-2018, both of which are 12-month, 20 hour/week positions beginning July 2017.

Please note, housing is not provided with these positions.


Application Information
Steps to Apply
Step 1

Applications will be accepted via the E-Jobs posting until positions are filled. For best consideration, submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to this posting by February 17, 2017. Applications will not be accepted via email.

Step 2

Please submit the following document either as “Supplemental Document 1” with your application at the E-Jobs posting or via email to

Supplemental Document 1
Proof of application or acceptance to the University of Maryland Graduate School and the name of the department or school to which you are applying.

Acceptable forms for proof of application or acceptance include, but is not limited to:

  • copy of application submission confirmation received via email,
  • copy of letter received via postal service confirming your application has been submitted,
  • copy of official letter of acceptance,
  • enrollment verification form (if currently attending the University of Maryland).

Step 3

Candidates should indicate in their materials if they have a preference between the two Graduate Assistant positions or wish to be considered for both.

The Department of Resident Life actively seeks candidates who can represent and serve the diversity of students living in the residence halls and attending the University of Maryland. The University of Maryland is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action, Title IX Employer. Women and minority candidates are especially encouraged to apply. The University of Maryland is a smoke-free campus.