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Need a job? Looking to gain leadership experience? Either way, you'll find opportunities right here in our halls and elsewhere on campus. Here are some ideas to get you started:

  • Join Hall Council: Plan hall events and advocate for student voices in the residence hall community.
  • Get a work-study job.
  • Apply to be a program director or other student leader in a learning community.

Work-Study Jobs

If you would like to provide exceptional customer service to our residents and visitors, we'd love to have you earn your work-study award with us! Read more about UVM's work-study and check Student Employment to view current job postings.

  • Student desk staff - 11 locations
  • Residential Life main office staff - Robinson Hall
  • Fitness Center staff - 3 locations

Resident Advisor (RA)

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The RA position provides free room and board. RAs provide residents with peer leadership that allows for the healthy facilitation of community; and develop critical skills to play an active and intentional role in fostering an inclusive, safe, and healthy atmosphere conducive to learning for a diverse student body.


Inter-Residence Association (IRA)

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IRA represents students living in the residence halls, and works closely with Hall Council to advocate for residents, and provide leadership development and community service.

Read more about the Inter-Residence Association