Undergraduate students have the opportunity to apply to be a Resident Assistant (RA).  RAs are upper-class students who live in the residence halls with other students.  RAs provide leadership within their community, help connect students to helpful resources and plan fun events!  For more information about this position please check out our Resident Assistant Selection page below.

Residence Life employs 10 graduate students annually in two different Graduate Assistant positions; the Assistant Community Coordinator (ACC) role and the Academic Support Coordinator position (ASC). Both of 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 below.

Residence Life at the University of Maine employs full-time, professional staff members in the Community Coordinator role. This role is a live-in position that provides direction and oversight for a residential area of campus composed of between two and four buildings, with a total capacity of between 400 and 600 residents. To learn more about this position please check out our Professional staff page below.