Residence Education

The Residence Education team at UConn is a committed, diverse, student-centered staff responsible for the general well-being of UConn’s 12,300 resident students. Residence Education at UConn is a highly respected group of professionals who help make supportive and vibrant communities for our residents.

Our Graduate & Professional Staff Positions

Assistant Residence Hall Directors (ARHDs)

  • Graduate students enrolled in the Higher Education Student Affairs Master’s program at UConn.
  • Provide support to the Hall Director or Assistant Director in the overall administration of services in the respective hall or area.

Hall Directors (HDs)

  • Hire, train, and supervise the RAs and ARHDs.
  • Most have prior residence hall experience and Master’s degrees, and all have offices in their areas.
  • Serve as campus resources, educators, advisors, and student conduct officers.
  • UConn Hall Director Job Description 2015-2016

Assistant Directors of Residence Education

  • Responsible for a residential area of approximately 2,500 students, 3-6 HDs/CDs and approximately 60 RAs.
  • Works with and through his/her staff to better connect students to each other and UConn.
  • Master’s degrees and five or more years of full-time residence hall experience.

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