Employment Opportunities

The Office of Residence Life at McKendree University has a variety of rewarding employment opportunities for students and professionals.


Professional Employment

In the Office of Residence Life we are committed to recruiting and selecting staff members of the highest quality who are passionate about making a big difference on a small campus and interested in creating inclusive environments focused on student learning, growth, and development.

Resident Director 

Area Coordinator 

 Applications are no longer being accepted for these positions at this time.


See our Spring 2021 Search Process Timeline.

Also, learn more about our department and our campus in our Candidate Booklet.


Residence Life Staff Employment Policies of Interest

Pet Policy

Live-In Partner Policy

Employee Handbook - Additional information about employment at McKendree University


If you have questions regarding professional employment for the Office of Residence Life, please contact reslife@mckendree.edu.


You can also visit the University's Employment page.



Student Employment

Make a great college experience even better by joining our staff! Students who work for our department have the opportunity to develop professional and life skills, meet new people, get involved, and gain valuable experience.

Resident Assistants (RA) & Community Coordinators (CC) - Position Description

Application - Applications for Spring 2021 have closed

Senior Resident Assistant (SRA) - Position Description

Application and Selection Process

Summer Student Staff Position Description

Application - available April 20th - April 31th, 2021


If you have questions concerning student employment for the Office of Residence Life, please contact reslife@mckendree.edu.