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Campus Locations

Physical Address:
Bruce M. Pitman Center
875 Perimeter Drive MS 4264
Moscow, ID 83844-4264
info@uidaho.edu
www.uidaho.edu

Phone: 208-885-6111

Fax: 208-885-9119

Directions

Physical Address:
322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702
boise@uidaho.edu
www.uidaho.edu/boise

Phone: 208-334-2999

Fax: 208-364-4035

Directions

Physical Address:
1031 N. Academic Way, 
Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814
cdactr@uidaho.edu
www.uidaho.edu/cda

Phone: 208-667-2588

Fax: 208-664-1272

Directions

Physical Address:
1776 Science Center Drive, Suite 306
Idaho Falls, ID 83402
ui-if@uidaho.edu
uidaho.edu/idaho-falls

Phone: 208-757-5450

Fax: 208-757-5494

Directions

Student Employment

Position Openings and Job Descriptions

Resident Assistants are student staff members who help mentor and guide their peers in the residence halls. Resident Assistants do this by engaging in one on one interactions with each resident living on their floor, as well as facilitating and fostering community events specific to each floor’s needs and interests. By preforming regular duty rounds, RAs promote a safe and supportive living environment where residents can thrive. RAs are a vital part of the residence hall community and serve as a bridge between students and professional staff members to ensure that all residents succeed personally and academically.

What do you get?

  • Free Room and Board
  • Book Scholarship ($50 paid at the end of each semester)
  • Personal and Professional Development
  • Leadership Experience
  • Conflict Mediation Skills
  • Networking
  • Lifelong and Meaningful Friendships

Application Questions

  • Please describe why you are interested in applying for the position(s). What do you hope to get out of the position? What do you hope to contribute to the position?
  • Please describe any leadership experiences or employment you have held that you believe will benefit you in the Student Staff position. Please include dates and/or length of involvement or employment.
  • Please share two or three personal values that you are committed to. Why are these values important to you? How do they shape the person that you are?
  • We all come to college for a reason, what are your current academic goals? How do you balance your academic commitments with your personal activities? How do you plan to incorporate the Student Staff position into your current activities?
  • Describe activities or employment such as student teaching, internships, sports, labs or student organizations in which you will participate while employed as a staff member. Please include approximate weekly time commitment for each.

Download the full job description (PDF)

Fill out our Student Staff Application to apply.

Please contact Renee Skau at rskau@uidaho.edu with any questions.

Academic Peer Mentors are high academic achieving student staff members living in the residence halls to support first year students through one on one conversations and engagement. APMs help first year students succeed as they transition from high school to college life. Academic Peer Mentors help students thrive by achieving their personal and academic goals through ongoing support and encouragement. Additionally, Academic Peer Mentors provide tutoring and academic resources to all University of Idaho students in the Student Success Program, located in the basement of the Wallace Residence Center.

What do you get?

  • Free Room and Board
  • Book Scholarship ($50 paid at the end of each semester)
  • Personal and Professional Development
  • Leadership Experience
  • Mentoring Abilities
  • Networking
  • Lifelong and Meaningful Friendships

Application Questions

  • Please describe why you are interested in applying for the position(s). What do you hope to get out of the position? What do you hope to contribute to the position?
  • Please describe any leadership experiences or employment you have held that you believe will benefit you in the Student Staff position. Please include dates and/or length of involvement or employment.
  • Please share two or three personal values that you are committed to. Why are these values important to you? How do they shape the person that you are?
  • We all come to college for a reason, what are your current academic goals? How do you balance your academic commitments with your personal activities? How do you plan to incorporate the Student Staff position into your current activities?
  • Describe activities or employment such as student teaching, internships, sports, labs, or student organizations in which you will participate while employed as a staff member. Please include approximate weekly time commitment for each.

Download the full job description (PDF)

Code of Ethics

Fill out our Student Staff Application to apply.

Please contact Renee Skau at rskau@uidaho.edu with any questions.

The Area Assistant (AA) position at University of Idaho is a unique opportunity for student staff members in Residence Life to further develop skills in the areas of leadership, mentoring, management, diversity, administration, communication, ethics and interpersonal relationships.

Area Assistants work in conjunction with their area supervisor to facilitate the functions and activities of the residence halls. This position is different from the Resident Assistant or Academic Peer Mentor positions in that the AAs are focused on mentoring their staff team and community as a whole.

Download the full job description (PDF)

Priority for the AA position is given to current U of I RA's or APM's.

Please contact Renee Skau at rskau@uidaho.edu with any questions.

The Apartment Community Assistant (ACA) is a member of the Residence Life Team and is responsible for the general administration, development and implementation of student life in the University Apartment communities.

Under the direction and supervision of the Apartment Programming and Assignments Coordinator (APAC), the ACA is responsible for providing resources to create a community that supports and enhances all aspects of student life. An ACA is a full-time undergraduate, graduate or law student at the University of Idaho that lives in the University Apartment community and acts as a representative of Housing & Residence Life.

Applications open in March each year.

Download the full job description (PDF)

Please contact Charity Wight at cwight@uidaho.edu with any questions.

For other student job listings not located at Housing and Residence Life please visit University of Idaho Human Resources.

Campus Locations

Physical Address:
Bruce M. Pitman Center
875 Perimeter Drive MS 4264
Moscow, ID 83844-4264
info@uidaho.edu
www.uidaho.edu

Phone: 208-885-6111

Fax: 208-885-9119

Directions

Physical Address:
322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702
boise@uidaho.edu
www.uidaho.edu/boise

Phone: 208-334-2999

Fax: 208-364-4035

Directions

Physical Address:
1031 N. Academic Way, 
Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814
cdactr@uidaho.edu
www.uidaho.edu/cda

Phone: 208-667-2588

Fax: 208-664-1272

Directions

Physical Address:
1776 Science Center Drive, Suite 306
Idaho Falls, ID 83402
ui-if@uidaho.edu
uidaho.edu/idaho-falls

Phone: 208-757-5450

Fax: 208-757-5494

Directions

Campus Locations

Physical Address:
Bruce M. Pitman Center
875 Perimeter Drive MS 4264
Moscow, ID 83844-4264
info@uidaho.edu
www.uidaho.edu

Phone: 208-885-6111

Fax: 208-885-9119

Directions

Physical Address:
322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702
boise@uidaho.edu
www.uidaho.edu/boise

Phone: 208-334-2999

Fax: 208-364-4035

Directions

Physical Address:
1031 N. Academic Way, 
Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814
cdactr@uidaho.edu
www.uidaho.edu/cda

Phone: 208-667-2588

Fax: 208-664-1272

Directions

Physical Address:
1776 Science Center Drive, Suite 306
Idaho Falls, ID 83402
ui-if@uidaho.edu
uidaho.edu/idaho-falls

Phone: 208-757-5450

Fax: 208-757-5494

Directions