Graduate Residence Hall Director Application Process

Priority Deadline - February 19th, 2020 at 5 pm

Final Deadline - April/May

Please take the time to review the information covered in the Position Description and Selection Process. If you have any questions, please contact us at

Position Description

To Apply: Apply to the Residence Hall Director position send your resume and cover letter to

A Completed Application includes the following:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Two References

Our Search Committee will be in attendance will be in attendance of the OshKosh Placement Exchange. You may submit your materials through the OPE database. 

1. Interviews: Interviews will take place via phone or Skype during the Spring semester.
    a. In preparation of OPE phone interviews will take place 3 weeks prior to the recruitment conference
    b. Any candidates not attending OPE will either participate in two (2) 30-minute interviews or one (1) 60-minute phone or Skype interview.

2. On campus visits: In collaboration with the Division of Student Affairs, we offer a Student Affairs Graduate Assistantship Interview. At this interview day, all housing candidates will have an opportunity to take a campus tour, view Hall Director apartments, and attend a social evening with our current staff.

3. Final Decisions: Final Decisions will be made in April and are contingent upon acceptance into the Graduate program of your choice and successful completion of criminal background check. All application materials must be submitted to the Graduate school prior to February 1st in order to continue to be considered for a Housing Graduate Assistantship. Priority deadline candidates should have graduate school materials submitted prior to the priority deadline. Official start dates and moving details will be communicated at the time of the offer.