Other Student Positions

Office Assistants

The Department of Housing and Residence Life hires student workers to work in various offices within the department. Job responsibilities will vary with the supervisor and may include answering the phone, filing, computer input, stuffing envelopes, assisting with projects, scheduling appointments, etc.

When jobs are available, flyers will be posted and applications will be available in Housing & Residence Life, West Village Commons(Room 309).

The Housing & Residence Life Office is currently accepting applications for office assistants. Completed applications and resumes (which are helpful, but not required), should be brought to the HRL office in West Village Commons, room 309. Applications will be accepted until Friday, February 21st.Housing & Residence Life is no longer accepting applications for the Office Assistant position.

Student Facilities Assistant

Requirements and General Information:
  • Duties primarily involve the moving, storage, assembly and installation of residence hall furniture .
  • Position requires a great deal of walking, lifting, bending and carrying, so individuals must be able to meet these physical requirements
  • Starting rate of pay is $9.50 per hour.
  • Positions are open to both male and female applicants
If applying for the FALL or SPRING Semesters:
  • Application can be submitted at any time during the year
  • Applications will only be maintained on file for the semester in which you are applying, because your class schedule and/or availability will vary semester-to-semester
  • Must be currently enrolled at Towson University as a full-time student (enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours)
  • Per Univ policy, during the Fall and Spring semesters, on-campus employment for students is limited to a maximum of 20-hours per week
  • Various work shifts are available between 8:00 am – 3:30 pm, Mon – Fri, with consideration given to students who can minimally work 2 or more consecutive hours
  • Apply Here (application is currently down)
If applying for the SUMMER 2015 term:
  • 8 - 10 students will be hired to supplement current and returning HRL SFA’s that will be working this summer.
  • Applications for summer employment are now being accepted.
  • Interviewing will only continue until all vacancies are filled.
  • Summer employment dates are May 26th – August 21st.
  • You are not required to be enrolled in any summer classes to work during the summer. However, you must be enrolled at Towson University during the Spring ’15 semester, as a full-time student, taking a minimum of 12 credit hours.
  • Summer work shifts are 7:00 am – 4:00 pm, Monday – Friday. This 9-hr shift includes a 1-hour unpaid lunch break – making it an 8-hour workday.
  • Summer employment ideally encompasses a 40-hour per week commitment, per the hours stated above. While applications for those desiring only a part-time work may, in rare cases, be considered – applicants able to work full-time shifts are given first priority and consideration.
  • Although not required to accept it, free summer housing in a shared residence hall room is offered while employed during the summer. Please note, this is just a housing offer. Meals are NOT included.
  • Click the “Apply Here” link below to download and print the PDF of the summer job application and submit it to the HRL Main Office, located in West Village Commons, Suite 309.
  • Apply Here (application is currently not available)

If you have questions or desire additional information, please contact:

Gary Neuwirth
Housing Facilities Manager
Housing & Residence Life



Department of Housing & Residence Life

Marshall Hall Suite 50
8000 York Road
Towson, MD 21252-0001
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.