Residence Life Student Employment

Housing Resident Programming Assistant

Resident Programming Assistants are successful student residents that want to play a positive role in developing the M State Fergus Falls community of residents. They come from a variety of backgrounds and life experiences and have various career and academic goals.

Qualifications

  • Full time M State Student.
  • GPA of 2.75
  • Ability to verify one's identity and authorization to work in the U.S.
  • Preference given to applicants that reside in campus housing.

Housing Resident Peer Tutor

Peer Tutors are student residents who have demonstrated academic and personal success in a college level course such as math, and who desire to instill a sense of confidence and community among others who are need of assistance to build the skills necessary to become competent in the course. Residence Life Peer Tutors are successful students from a variety of backgrounds who serve as academic role models and guides helping their peers practice the skills they need to achieve academic success in the fall and spring semesters. Residence Life Peer Tutors offer subject specific tutoring on a walk-in basis in the College Manor computer lab one weeknight and one weekend day.

Qualifications

  • Full time M State Student.
  • 3.0 GPA with a grade of B or higher in college math.
  • 75% completion rate at M State.
  • Completion of at least one year of undergraduate study.
  • Ability to verify one's identity and authorization to work in the U.S.
  • Preference given to applicants that reside in campus housing.

Become a Residence Life Mentor

Residence Life Mentor Program: Mentors are student residents who have demonstrated academic and personal success at the M State, and who desire to instill a sense of confidence and community among their mentees to build a stronger Minnesota State Community and Technical College - Fergus Falls family. Residence Life Mentors are successful students from a variety of backgrounds who serve as role models to new residents by helping them acclimate to Minnesota State Community and Technical College - Fergus Falls through individual interactions as well as small and large group events in the fall and spring semesters. Mentors accomplish their goals by providing supportive environments, nurturing positive relationships, sharing experiences, providing resources for student success, and encouraging involvement across campus.

Qualifications
  • Full time M State Student.
  • 3.0 GPA with a grade of B or higher in college math.
  • 75% completion rate at M State.
  • Completion of at least one year of undergraduate study at M State.
  • Ability to verify one's identity and authorization to work in the U.S.
  • Preference given to applicants that reside in campus housing.

Resident Housing Association - Policy Council

Interested in being a student leader for the Resident Housing Association, then consider becoming an Advisory/Policy Council Member.

As a student who lives on campus in student housing, you are a member of the Resident Students Association (RSA). RSA represents and forwards the interests and concerns of the residents of M State Campus Housing. RSA may also sponsor activities, and can have representative positions on committees across campus and the college.

Policy Council Member Responsibilities

  • Lead RSA General Assembly meetings on the 1st Sunday of each month 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM in the College Manor Spartan Lounge
  • Attend monthly Policy Review Meeting to review proposed policy and plan for the next academic year's programming. First Sunday of each month 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM following General Assembly meetings.
  • Provide OHRL with feedback on current education and entertainment programming.
  • Provide OHRL with a student perspective on proposed programming and policy changes.
  • Advocate on behalf of residents in planning and decision making processes.
  • Review data as necessary to make recommendations.

Advisory/Policy Council Member Compensation

  • $50 month

Advisory/Policy Council Member Time Commitment

  • 4 hours a month.

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Show Apartment

Show apartments allow M State to show prospective residents what living in the residence hall could be like. It is helpful to be able to show an occupied apartment. Therefore, M State Office of Housing and Residential Life offers interested residents in Hillside and Manor the opportunity to earn a housing fee reduction by participating in the Show Apartment program.

All occupants of the unit must agree to abide by the show apartment contract. If all agree, then apply as an apartment for this opportunity to earn some "passive" income.

Responsibilities

  • Allow M State officials and staff to "show" your apartment to prospective resident during tours.
  • Maintain a clean and welcoming living space that is always ready for showing.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to Minnesota State Community and Technical College Office of Housing and Residential Life values in the delivery of exceptional services to residence hall occupants.
  • Practice courtesy and extend a sincere welcome to prospective residents should you be present during a tour.
    • Offer your perspective based off your experience with living in the residence hall if asked.

Compensation

  • $50 housing fee reduction per month of the contract.

Time Commitment

  • none

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