Resident Director Graduate Assistant

20 hours/week

Graduate RDs reports to an Assistant Director, Residence Life


Live-in supervisory responsibilities for an undergraduate RA staff of 3-8 and a living area of 80-125. Graduate RDs participate in an on-call duty rotation, supervise their hall’s programming efforts, attend weekly staff meetings, hold weekly office hours, and serve as an administrative hearing officer for alleged first-level violations of the student code of conduct. Opportunities exist for summer employment.


All graduate majors may apply. Successful candidates will have demonstrated leadership abilities at the undergraduate level, and must be accepted into one of Alfred University’s graduate programs.


  • Half tuition waiver
  • Furnished on-campus apartment
  • Full meal plan when University is in session
  • Stipend of $5000 per year
  • Bookstore credit

To Apply

Please send cover letter, resume and list of three current references including at least one from a former supervisor or colleague, to the Director of Residence Life. Several positions are available and the search will continue until filled, however, applications received by April 1 will be given first consideration.

For more information, please contact the Director of Residence Life.

All Student Experience graduate assistants are expected to coordinate expectations and schedules with academic faculty and employers (if applicable).