Employment Opportunities

Undergraduate Opportunities 

Undergraduate students have the opportunity to apply to be a Resident Assistant (RA) or Community Assistant (CA).  RA/CAs are upper-class students who live in the residence halls with other students.  RA/CAs provide leadership within their community, connect students to helpful resources, and plan fun events!  For more information about these positions, please check out our Resident/Community Assistant page.


Graduate Opportunities

Residence Life employs 9 graduate students annually in the Assistant Community Coordinator (ACC) role. These positions are live-in positions, wherein the staff member provides specific support to the Department of Residence Life and the departments’ supporting programs.  Our Graduate Assistants all have the opportunity to learn great skills in areas such as leadership, supervision, mentoring, grant writing, presentations, collaboration, programming, student advising, and much more. To learn more about these positions, please check out our Graduate Assistantships page.


Professional Opportunities

Residence Life at the University of Maine employs full-time, professional staff members in the Area Coordinator (AC) and Community Coordinator (CC) roles. These roles are live-in positions that provide direction and oversight for a residential area of campus composed of between three and nine buildings, with a total capacity of between 400 and 900 residents. To learn more about these positions, please check out our Professional Positions page.