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Recruitment and Hiring Information

Temple University's Housing and Residential Life (UH&RL) Department employs an incredible student professional staff in our 4 pillars of expertise: Residential Life, Housing Operations, Information Technology (IT), and Maintenance Operations. We also provide an array of student employment opportunities.

If the idea of working in one of America's up-and-coming cities surrounded by the most diverse student population in the country strikes you as challenging and exciting, Temple University UH&RL may be the place for you. Learn more about our current job opportunities:

Student Staff Openings

We are excited about your interest in our student staff positions. Each year we hire students as Resident Assistants, Living Learning Communities Peer Mentors (PDF), Judicial Board members and Residence Hall Association Executive Board members (PDF). Please continue to check our website for updates regarding time-lines and how to submit your application.

Resident assistant STAFF POSITIONS

The RA Application Process for the 2017-18 academic year is now closed.

Candidates can apply through https://temple.erezlife.com

For questions regarding the process please contact ResLifeEmployment@temple.edu

Learn about the RA Position:

Peer Mentor staff positions

Peer Mentor application process opened January 31, 2018 and will close February 21, 2018.
View the Living Learning Communities Peer Mentor Job Description (pdf)

Candidates can apply through https://temple.erezlife.com

For questions regarding the process, please contact llcs@temple.edu


We are no longer accepting applications for Summer 2017 conference staff.

Please check back for other positions available through TUPortal. Any questions regarding this process, please contact Jessica Johnson, Associate Director, Conference Services and Off-Campus Living.

Student Worker Positions

Student staff member provides assistance in the office or front desk setting. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: lockouts, package services, assist with administrative tasks, and provide support for professional staff.Please check the student hiring page for positions available through TUPortal.

Graduate Staff Openings

The Graduate Selection Process for 2018-2019 will open February 29, 2018. 
Interested candidates must be currently enrolled graduate students and can apply at temple.erezlife.com after receving your Temple email and Temple Student ID number (TUID). Contact ResLifeEmployment@temple.edu if you have any questions.

The four following positions are graduate student staff opportunities with Residential Life. Click on each position to review the different graduate position's job description within our department.  
To learn more information about all graduate positions, click here


Professional Staff Openings

We are at an exciting time in our department as we grow our on-campus population. 

Resident director

We are currently recruiting for a Resident Director  Please view the position announcement here
Interested candidates can apply at http://careers.temple.edu/.

Refer all inquiries to Andrew McDermott at andrew.mcdermott@temple.edu or 215-204-3825.
For more information about our Professional Staff Openings please view our booklet: Residential Life Professional Staff Opportunities


We currently have no openings in this department. 

Front Desk Manager (Clerk V) Position

We currently have no Front Desk Manager openings at this time. View the Front Desk Manager job description (PDF) to learn more. 

Resident Director Position

We currently have 1 Resident Director openings at this time. View the Resident Director job description (PDF) to learn more. 

Coordinator of Residential life

We currently have no Coordinator openings at this time.  

For more information about our Professional Staff Openings please view our booklet: Residential Life Professional Staff Opportunities.  Refer all inquiries about professional employment opportunties to Dr. Laura L. Randolph at laurar@temple.edu or 215-204-3824.

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