Graduate Assistant (GA)

Welcome to the Graduate Assistant Recruitment Center! The Department of Housing and Residence Life is looking for dedicated people like you to lead, connect and serve the residential students of UNC Charlotte. We anticipate we will have several Graduate Assistantships available for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Those include Residential Graduate Assistant (RGA) positions. Residential GAs are supervised by Residence Education Coordinators. RGAs live and work in our residence halls, working closely with Resident Advisors and our residential students.

We hope you’ll find this site helpful as you make decisions about the next step in your academic career. Explore the links and decide for yourself if UNC Charlotte Housing and Residence Life is a place you would like to call home. We’re here to help along the way! Please contact us at if you have specific questions about the Graduate Assistant recruitment process.

How To Apply

All positions for the 2019-2020 academic year have been filled. Please check back in late Fall/early Spring for information on Graduate Assistantships for the 2020-2021 academic year.


March 2020
Application available

March 2020
Preferred Application deadline
(We will begin reviewing applications in the first week of April and scheduling interviews. Applications will continue to be accepted on a rolling basis.)

April 2020
Interviews continued until positions are filled
(Final decisions and placement completed by the end of the month)

July 2020
Anticipated start date for training (includes some evenings and weekends)

August 2020
Departmental training

Graduate Assistant Additional Resources

Please visit the following sites for additional information:

Contact Us

If you have questions regarding the Graduate Assistant recruitment process, please email