Graduate Assistantships

Applications for the 2022-23 Academic Year ACC position are live!

Assistant Community Coordinator

The Assistant Community Coordinator (ACC) is an important member of the Residence Life staff and is responsible for assisting the Area Coordinator (AC) or Community Coordinator (CC) in achieving the mission and goals of the Residence Life Department. The ACC role is a live-in position with an apartment in the residence hall. Specific duties will vary based on geographic location, student population, and will be negotiated with the direct supervisor. For a copy of the job description, please see the link below.

While we employ graduate students from a wide variety of programs, most of our ACCs are in the Higher Education (M.Ed) program.  More information on the M.Ed program can be found here.

For more information on the other graduate programs offered at UMaine, please click here.

Interested applicants should also check out Higher Ed Hello.  Higher Ed Hello is where offices across the Division of Student Life interview candidates for open Graduate Assistantships.

If you have any questions or want to learn more about the Assistant Community Coordinator position, please email

Click here to download a PDF copy of the 2022-23 ACC job description.

Check out testimonials with former ACCs!