Graduate Assistant

Graduate Assistant

2014 – 2015 Graduate Assistant Information
Thank for your interest in the Graduate Assistantships with University Housing at Georgia State University. Below is all of the information you need to apply!

Qualified Individuals Must:

  • Be enrolled in a master’s or doctoral program for a minimum of 9 graduate credit hours for both fall and spring semesters.
  • Have strong organizational and interpersonal skills and the ability to interact with individuals from diverse backgrounds.
  • Have previous experience and demonstrated qualities in training or leadership positions; demonstrate a willingness to accept new responsibilities and challenges while learning in the position.
  • Not be in an internship during their 10 month commitment as a graduate assistant.

Please note: We prefer that individuals not be enrolled in summer classes due to training needs and position responsibilities.

Steps to Apply:

  1. The first time you get to this page, you will need to create an account. If you have applied for a job before with University Housing via eRezLife, you do not need to create another account, just log in!
  2. You will receive an email with a link to activate your account.
  3. Once you activate your account, you will then receive an email with your username and password.
  4. **If you don’t see an email from eRezLife in your inbox, check your junk mail folder!!!
  5. Once you have your username and password, you can log in and officially begin the application process.
  6. You will only have to create an account one time!! Do not create multiple accounts!! You can use this same account to apply for other University Housing jobs posted as well.

Please remember the following:

  • Complete your profile.
  • Be sure to answer all questions on the online application.
  • Please follow all instructions on the application.
  • The online application contains a section for entering references. Upon completion of your application, references will receive an email automatically with instructions to complete the reference online for you. You will have the ability to send notifications to them throughout the selection process if you notice it has not been completed – you can do this by clicking the “send notification” button by each reference name on your application. **NOTE: be sure to notify your references that they will receive an email to complete the recommendation form for you for the GA position and the email will be from “erezlife”. They should also check their junk mail folders if it does not appear in their inbox.
  • You can log back in to eRezLife to update/make changes to your GA application until the application due date.
  • Applications are considered incomplete without all recommendation forms submitted so be sure to follow up with your references.

Important Dates

Applications Available Monday, February 24, 2014
Applications Close Monday, March 10, 2014
Phone Interviews Scheduled between March 17 and March 31, 2014
On Campus Interviews Friday, April 4, 2014
Offers By Friday, April 27, 2014
Start Date Typical start date is July 1 – Training usually falls in mid-July for two weeks and includes an overnight retreat
Resident Move-In for Fall 2014 August 21-24, 2014
Grad School Acceptance Must be accepted no later than June 15, 2014

**If you are selected as a staff member, please note that the training and move-in dates are not negotiable and require a full-time commitment.For

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Shannon Corey, Chair, Student Staff Selection and Training Committee at 404-413-1800 or We look forward to receiving your application.

Fall 2014, GSU Housing has two anticipated GA positions vacancies. Links to the job descriptions are below.


Related Links

Incoming Freshman

Students who submit their application prior to June 3, 2014 at 12 p.m.:
Simple & Advanced Roommate Search: February 14, 2014 at 12 p.m. – June 9, 2014 at 12 p.m.
Room Selection:
June 17, 2014 at 12 p.m. – June 27, 2014 at 12 p.m.
Parking Information for University Commons and Piedmont North:
Parking application will open to all residents on July 1, 2014. To complete a parking application, login to MyHousing, select Personal Preferences, and complete your vehicle information.