University of Southern Indiana
Student Employment

Housing and Residence Life employs over 100 students in various jobs such as desk assistants, night clerks, resident assistants, summer resident assistants and summer conference assistants.

HRL will post current openings with Career Services and on this web site under the Student Employment link to the left.

Desk Assistant
A desk assistant (DA) provides customer service at the Housing and Residence Life front desk. 

Night Clerk
A night clerk is on duty between the hours of midnight and 3am in the residence halls.  This person serves as a point of contact for staff and students throughout the night.

Summer Services Assistant
A summer services assistant (SSA) works with summer camps and conferences as well as students who live on campus during the summer. 

Resident Assistants
A resident assistant (RA) is assigned to an apartment building or residence hall community to provide residents programming opportunities, leadership development, and referrals to other campus offices when appropriate.  The RA also is responsible for working the front desk, doing rounds within the community and helping students to address any issues that may arise. 


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