University Housing

Residential Life

Summer Staff Position

Conference Assistants (CAs) are UT Dallas student employees who provide service and assistance to summer guests, assist in the daily operations of the University Commons Residence Halls, and possess exceptional customer service skills.

Peer Advisors at Freshman Move-in

Residential Camps & Conference Services employs student staff in this role to assist in a great experience for our summer guests.

View the official Conference Assistant Job Description

The CA has a variety of job duties throughout the summer (including but not limited to):

  • Administrative
  • Facility-related
  • Customer Service
  • Safety and Security

Information Sessions

Attend one mandatory Conference Assistant Interest Session. (Returning CAs are not required to attend an interest session.)

  • Wednesday, Feb. 13 at 6 p.m. Location TBD.
  • Friday, Feb. 15 at 11 a.m., SSA 12.471
  • Tuesday, Feb. 19 at 4 p.m., SSA 14.245
  • Friday, Feb. 21 at 5 p.m., Phase 8 Clubhouse
  • Monday, Feb. 25 at 7 p.m. Location TBD.
  • Tuesday, Feb. 26 at 4 p.m., RHSW 2.002 (Multipurpose Room)
  • Thursday, Feb. 28 at 8 p.m., RHSW 1.001 (Classroom)
  • Thursday, Mar. 4 at Noon, RHN 1.001 (Classroom)

TIMELINE

  • Feb. 22: Applications Available at 8 a.m.
  • Mar. 6: Applications due by 5 p.m.
  • Mar. 20: Interviews
  • Apr. 17: Decision e-mails sent out
  • Apr. 22: Offer letters due back
  • Apr. 30: Staff meeting at 10 p.m.
  • May 20-24: MANDATORY Training
  • May 25: First summer groups arrive