Residence Life Team Applications 2024-2025

Residence Life Team Applications

August 2024 to April 2025

Our Residence Life Team consists of Residence Assistants, Community Assistants, Peer Leaders, Desk Assistants and Student Conduct Board Coordinator.  We are currently recruiting for Community Assistant (CA) and Residence Assistant (RA) positions.  Both the CA and RA positions are paid positions that are employed from August to April for each academic year.  The CAs and RAs are responsible for community development, social/educational programming, referrals, policy enforcement and the overall well-being of the residents.  Becoming a CA or RA is a great way to build your leadership skills and provides you with the opportunity to develop transferable skills such as:

  • Teamwork
  • Communication
  • Conflict resolution and mediations
  • Emergency intervention and response
  • Problem-solving

RAs also receive training and certification in the following:

  • Safe Talk Certification
  • Diversity & Intercultural training
  • LBTBQ+ awareness and education
  • Responding to Sexual Misconduct Disclosures training
  • Leadership development

Interested in joining our Residence Life Team for the 2024-2025 Academic Year?  Applications open November 27, 2023 and close January 22, 2024.  

Prior to opening an application for the position, we encourage you to read and review the following documents

Job Descriptions & Related Documents

Eligibility Requirements - Resident Assistant

  • Planning to be a full-time University of Windsor student for Fall 2024 and Winter 2025 
  • Will have completed a minimum of 1 full academic year of post-secondary education prior to Fall 2024 
  • Available for in-person training starting August 19, 2024, no exceptions to this start date will be made 
  • Will have achieved an academic average of a minimum of 65% by Fall 2024 

Resident Assistant Job Description

Eligibility Requirements - Community Assistants 

  • Planning to be a full-time University of Windsor student for Fall 2024 and Winter 2025 
  • Will have completed a minimum of 1 full academic year of post-secondary education prior to Fall 2024 
  • Have at least one year of previous leadership experience, ideally within a residence or post-secondary environment 
  • Available for in-person training starting August 19, 2024, no exceptions to this start date will be made 
  • Will have achieved an academic average of a minimum of 65% by Fall 2024 

Community Assistant-Equity, Diversity, Inclusion & Advocacy Job Description

Eligibility Requirements - Community Assistants

  • Planning to be a full-time University of Windsor student for Fall 2024 and Winter 2025 
  • Will have completed a minimum of 1 full academic year of post-secondary education prior to Fall 2024 
  • Have at least one year of previous leadership experience, ideally within a residence or post-secondary environment 
  • Available for in-person training starting August 19, 2024, no exceptions to this start date will be made 
  • Will have achieved an academic average of a minimum of 65% by Fall 2024 

Community Assistant-Desk Services Job Description

Eligibility Requirements - Community Assistants

  • Planning to be a full-time University of Windsor student for Fall 2024 and Winter 2025 
  • Will have completed a minimum of 1 full academic year of post-secondary education prior to Fall 2024 
  • Have at least one year of previous leadership experience, ideally within a residence or post-secondary environment 
  • Available for in-person training starting August 19, 2024, no exceptions to this start date will be made 
  • Will have achieved an academic average of a minimum of 65% by Fall 2024 

Community Assistant-Community Engagement Job Description

Eligibility Requirements - Community Assistants

  • Planning to be a full-time University of Windsor student for Fall 2024 and Winter 2025 
  • Will have completed a minimum of 1 full academic year of post-secondary education prior to Fall 2024 
  • Have at least one year of previous leadership experience, ideally within a residence or post-secondary environment 
  • Available for in-person training starting August 19, 2024, no exceptions to this start date will be made 
  • Will have achieved an academic average of a minimum of 65% by Fall 2024 

Community Assistant-Black Leadership & Excellence Program Job Description

Application Information  

To apply you will need to submit a PDF of your resume and answer the application questions.  We have provided you with the application questions in a separate document so you can work on your answers in a word document and copy and paste your answers into the application.  We encourage you to wait to open the application until you are ready to submit everything.  Please note, you will need a UWindsor email address to apply.    

The application is due January 22, 2024.   

Resident Assistant Application Questions 

Community Assistant Application Questions

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Community Assistant Application

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