Student Employment

We're hiring! Below you'll find information about our open student positions.

Housing Assistant

For questions about this position, contact the Office of Housing and Residence Life at


The Office of Housing and Residence life is seeking student workers to provide administrative support services to our main office, student mail room, and community center. Responsibilities include: providing excellent customer service to all students, families, guests and other university departments. Greet, smile and assist customers at all three office desk locations (Mail Room, main office, and Community Center). Attend to office phone and email correspondence, answer questions and direct to proper individuals. Clerical duties include filing, copying, typing, data entry and other office duties as assigned. Mail Room responsibilities include greeting, sorting, logging and distribution of student and office mail in adherence with department and United States Postal Services policies and procedures. Within this role Housing Assistants will develop skills in the area of listening, customer service, time management, multitasking, communication and intercultural proficiencies.


Candidates for the Housing Assistant position will encounter high interaction with students and families on a daily basis and must be able to effectively communicate in person, by phone and email. Must be able to lift up to 30 lbs. Must adhere to and enforce Federal, State, County, City, California State University, and departmental policies and procedures. Prior office and computer skills are preferred. Confidentiality is a must.

In addition to meeting fully its obligations under federal and state law, California State University, Los Angeles, is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population can live and work in an atmosphere of tolerance, civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each individual. To that end, all qualified individuals will receive equal consideration without regard to economic status, race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin or cultural background, political views, sex or sexual orientation, gender, or other personal characteristics or beliefs.


  • Hours: 20 hours per week, some Saturdays
  • Job ID: 6629
  • Job Reference #101552886
  • Wage: $10.50 per hour


You can print the application and submit it to the Office of Housing and Residence Life. A complete packet includes the following:


Monday, May 8 at 5 p.m.