Become a Resident Director
at Arkansas Tech University

The Office of Residence Life is a rapidly growing department with 9 full time administrative staff members, 14 Resident Directors, and 80+ Resident Assistants.  Through a combination of residence halls and apartment communities, we offer a variety of living options to nearly 3,000 residents. We currently offer four Living Learning Communities (Agriculture, Engineering, First Year Experience, and Hospitality) and are working on additional communities for the future.

Residence Life strives to provide a clean, well maintained, safe, and inclusive living learning environment that is conducive to study and the personal development of all residents. Activities and services are designed to develop community while encouraging academic and social success.

Opportunities for student engagement are abundant through positions as student staff members, Hall Council, the Residence Hall Association, the National Residence Hall Honorary, and Resident Assistant Council. Our Resident Directors work directly with the students in the residence halls and are responsible for the supervision and advisement of these groups.Our Resident Directors work directly with the students in the residence halls and are responsible for the supervision and advisement of these groups.

Please submit a cover letter, resume, three professional references, and an unofficial transcript to recruitment@atu.edu.  Arkansas Tech University is participating in the Oshkosh Placement Exchange to identify potential Resident Directors.  We will also conduct Skype or phone interviews with candidates who are unable to attend.  For more information, please feel free to contact us at 479-968-0376 or by email at recruitment@atu.edu.