Humboldt State University

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Welcome to the Office of Residence Life, Housing + Dining Services webpage for the 2015 -16 Academic Year Student Staff selection process. Below you will find links to the position descriptions and the application link.
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 employs over 50 student staff in several unique positions to implement our mission. Each position comes with different responsibilities, compensation, minimum requirements, and serves an equally important role. Please take some time to review our positions and determine what is best for you by clicking the links at the bottom of the page for the following positions.

  • • Community Advocate (CA)
    • Activities Student Assistant (Activities SA, Formerly LLCA)
    • Resident Sustainability Advisor (RSA)
    • Student Assistant (SA)
    • Administrative Support Student Assistant (ASA-SA)
    • Summer Community Advocate (Summer CA)
    • Training Assistant (TA)
    • Welcome Week Leader (WWL)

How to Apply

Please click the appropriate below link to submit your application.

Community Advocate, Summer Community Advocate, Welcome Week Leader, Student Assistant, Administrative Support Student Assistant:
2015 – 16 Student Staff Selection Application (Only for New Candidates)

Residence Sustainability Advisor (only for new candidates):
2015 – 16 Residence Sustainability Advisor Application (Only for New Candidates)

Activities Student Assistant (only for new candidates):
2015 – 16 Activities Student Assistant Application (Only for New Candidates)

Returning Student Staff (all positions):
2015 – 16 Student Staff selection Application (Only for Returning staff)

If you have any questions regarding Student Staff Selection Process, please contact Yashvin at or 707-826-3043.

CA agreement year 2015.pdf404.94 KB
RSA Agreement year 2015 -16-1.pdf406.59 KB
SA agreement year 2015-16.pdf398.55 KB
Summer CA agreement 2015.pdf399.44 KB
Welcome Week Leader 2015.pdf391.08 KB
Training Assistant Fall 2015.pdf305.88 KB
Activities SA agreement year 2015-16.pdf410.44 KB
Administrative Support SA agreement year 2015-16.pdf403.6 KB