Employment Opportunities

There are several different types of employment opportunities available to those wishing to join University Housing or Appalachian State University in some capacity, whether as a student employee or full-time staff member. The links below provide information about student employment opportunities within University Housing. Those interested in full-time employment with Appalachian State University should visit the Human Resources website for information regarding current openings and application procedures.

Hiring Timelines
  • Conference Assistant: Spring Semester
  • Desk Assistant: Spring Semester
  • Graduate Assistant: Late Fall & Early Spring
  • Night Assistant: Mid-Fall & Mid-Spring
  • Resident Assistant (Spring Semester): Early Fall (upper-class students only)
  • Resident Assistant (Next Academic Year): Mid to Late Fall


For specific application timelines and questions please contact the Assistant Director of University Housing for Staff Recruitment, Selection, & Training at (828) 262-8734.




Contact Us

Rm. 321, John E. Thomas Hall
P.O. Box 32111
287 Rivers St.
Boone, NC 28608

Phone: (828) 262-2160
Fax: (828) 262-2945

Email: housing@appstate.edu