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Student Employment Opportunities

Interested in working in Residential Life?
Consider applying to be a paraprofessional (Resident Assistant, Maintenance Assistant, Desk Manager) for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Application is available here.

Applications are due by Monday, January 14, 2019 at 11:59 pm. Please direct all inquiries to

Be sure to join us for 2019-2020 Paraprofessional Information Sessions & Tabling 
The Residential Life Selection Committee invites you to attend one of several info sessions so you can find out more about the process to becoming a Resident Assistant (RA), Desk Manager (DM), or Maintenance Assistant (MA) for the 2019-2020 academic year. Current student staff will be present to provide the student perspective of each role and answer any questions you may have. We look forward to seeing you!
  • Thursday, 12/6 – Apartment Community Center Multi-Purpose Room @ 8:00 pm

*The Residential Life Selection Committee will be tabling at Off Campus Student Services’ (OCSS) “Good Morning Commuter Breakfast”


Apply here to be a Paraprofessional staff member for the 2019-2020 Academic Year:

You can view the Paraprofessional job descriptions in the application.

Apply here to be Desk Staff for the 2018-2019 Academic Year:

To view the Desk Staff job description click here.

Apply here to be an Office Assistant for the 2018-2019 Academic Year:

To view the Office Assistant job description click here.

Please Note:

  1. Please be advised that Paraprofessional, Desk Staff, and Office Assistant positions are for undergraduate students only.
  2. Refer to this web page in Spring 2019 for available positions for graduate students.
  3. Complete all applications through your UMBC account.
  4. Interviews for Desk Staff and Office Assistants will be held on a rolling basis throughout the academic year.

    If you have any questions, contact