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Summer Job Opportunities

During the summer months, the Office of Conference and Special Housing Services in conjunction with Residential Services employs approximately twenty students in a variety of positions. During the summer of 2017, the Farrington Square D lounge area will be used as the location for the summer conference main desk operation. The desk is staffed seven days a week. During the course of the summer, the university hosts over 50 camps and conferences and several thousand conference guests. Additionally our summer staff assist with renovations, furniture moves and daily tasks associated with the Residence Halls. We are most interested in students who have leadership skills and a demonstrated ability to interact well with others, as well as a strong commitment to customer service. Below are the titles of the various positions that are available. Click on the position for information about the job responsibilities.

General requirements for the above positions are as follows:

  1. Available to work from May through August
  2. Available to work weekdays, evenings and weekends
  3. Attend the staff training and all staff meetings
  4. Participate in a rotating evening and weekend on-call schedule, which is covered by the two supervisors
  5. Perform other duties as assigned by the supervising staff

General Timeline is as follows:

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

New staff applications and reference forms are due to Rathbone Hall (63 University Drive) by noon

March 31 - April 7, 2017


Week of April 10

Offers made/alternates named

Friday, May 19, 2017

Staff may move into residence halls (if applicable)

May 2017

Work begins


Best of luck to you! If you have any questions please contact us via email at or call the Office of Conference Services at 610-758-5306.

Below please find the application and recommendation form.