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.

  • Friday, Feb. 16 at 12:00pm in RHW 2.401 (MP Room)
  • Tuesday, Feb. 20 at 4:00pm in SU 2.508
  • Thursday, Feb. 22 at 7:00pm in RHN 1.001 (Classroom)
  • Monday, Feb. 26 at 8:00pm in RHSW 2.002 (MP Room)
  • Wednesday, Feb. 28 at 5:00pm in RHNW 1.001 (Classroom)
  • Tuesday, Mar. 6 at 6:00pm in RHSW 1.001 (Classroom)
  • Wednesday, Mar. 21 at 7:00pm in RHNW 1.001 (Classroom)
  • Thursday, Mar. 22 at 5:00pm in RHN 2.002 (MP Room)


  • March 1: Applications Available at 8:00 a.m.
  • March 26: Applications due by 5pm
  • March 27-April 10: Interviews
  • April 13: Decision e-mails sent out
  • April 18: Offer letters due back
  • April 30: Staff meeting at 10pm
  • May 17-22: MANDATORY Training
  • May 22: First summer groups arrive