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The Office of Residential Life prioritizes developing a culture of inclusion that welcomes and celebrates diversity.  Students of all backgrounds, talents, majors, and experiences are encouraged to apply for these positions. If you have questions about any of the positions listed below, please connect with your Resident Director or email

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Resident Assistants (RA) are full-time students who live in the residence halls and are responsible for a community of residents. They provide support, act as a resource for students, coordinate social and educational programs, and work together as a staff to enforce University policy within the halls.


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Our graduate positions are considered direct, on-the-job training for those entering the field of higher education.  Some of the positions, however, are also open to those studying theology and pastoral ministry, social work, counseling, and other people-centered disciplines.  Those graduate students not entering the fields listed above may apply to become a Resident Assistant.

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Students are also hired as Office Assistants and Facilities Crew.  OAs either work in the main office in Maloney or in RD offices around campus helping with various administrative tasks.  Facilities Crew work with our full time Facilities Supervisors all over campus.  FCs help inventory, repair, move, deliver, and organize our furniture supply.

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The Boston College Office of Residential Life and Facilities Services offer a number of exciting full-time and part-time positions between May and September. Applications for Summer Staff positions are accepted during the Spring semester.  Visit our Summer Staff page to learn more about the available positions and when and how to apply!