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GA for Residential Experience


The Residential Education staff at the University of Southern California provides community, support services, and education for 10,000 students living within USC Housing. The Graduate Assistant for the Residential Experience position is a graduate position designed to add practical experience to graduate students looking to gain experience in residential education and activities. This position plays a significant role in furthering the mission of the University of Southern California, and mission, vision, and core values of the Office for Residential Education. This position performs a variety of important daily operation tasks including oversight and implementation of the Residential Experience, maintaining department communication initiatives, serving as a liaison to campus partners, and assisting with assessment and evaluation of Residential Experience initiatives.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

  1. Assist with the management and coordination of virtual/in-person large-scale events including events like the Welcome Experience, Residential College Cup, Trojan Family Weekend, and other elements of the Residential Experience
  2. Assist with training of student and professional staff in all aspects of all large-scale Residential Experience initiatives
  3. Collaborate with local vendors and campus partners such as Campus Activities, Trojan Event Services, Recreational Sports, Office of Orientation Programs, and USC Housing
  4. Other duties as assigned by departmental leadership


  • Hourly Wage: minimum wage for up to 15 hours per week, with an average of 10 hours per week.