Student Staff Selection for University Housing

Residence Education for University Housing employs over 400 individuals in roles as diverse as Community Center Assistant, Diversity Peer Educator, Peer Academic Success Specialist, Resident Advisor, and Residential Programs Facilitators. Our communities range from traditional residence halls to apartments.

On these pages you will find all of the information you need about the Student Staff Selection process. Please take your time to check out the site and become familiar with Residence Education’s: 

We have Student Staff positions for the Fall/Winter semesters. If you are a First Year Student looking for an opportunity to work where you live, please consider applying for the Community Center Assistant (CCA) position.

Graduate Students:  For more information please visit the Graduate & Legacy Student Staff Selection page. 

Housing Student Staff for FALL/WINTER

  • 2017-2018 Community Center Assistant (CCA) application is now available (see below).
  • 2017-2018 DPE, PASS, RA and RPF application information for the late pool is now available (see below).
UM Housing Student Staff Application
  1. Please read instructions below and then visit:
  2. Select "Sign in with your school account" 
  3. Email: enter your UM unique name & kerberos password and agree to terms and conditions (please note, this is different than our previous applications so you may need to clear your web browser. If you are using Google Chrome and continue to have problems logging in to eRezLife, try using an incognito window to log in. You can also try a different web brower such as Safari or Firefox, but ensure you are not logged in to any other UM system. Finally, eRezLife is best accessed on a computer vs. a mobile device).
  4. Select My job profile. Fill out all sections & save. (please note, if you applied to a position using eRezLife in the past, make sure all profile information is up to date as fields have changed)
  5. Select Job postings
  6. Select the position you are interested in
  7. Select the Apply now (green button)
  8. Select Questions. Fill out all required questions (with red asterisk) and any other questions related to the position you are applying for
  9. Provide reference contact information
  10. Select Save
  11. Select Submit

If you are interested in another position, return to Job Postings and select the next position you are interested in. NOTE: All fields will automatically populate for any sections already completed. Any changes will be reflected in previously submitted applications.

If you have questions, comments, or concerns not addressed within the ResStaff Selection webpages, please email us at

University Housing is a unit of Student Life, and an equal opportunity educator and employer.

For housing related questions, please contact University Housing.
Phone: (734) 763-3164