Graduate and Dix Scholar Housing

Housing Options for Graduate Students and Dix Scholars

Graduate Assistant Live-In Position

The Office of Residence Life will one opening for a live-in Graduate Assistant (GA) position for the 2017-2018 academic year. Simmons College graduate students and Dix Scholars are eligible.  This live-in Graduate Assistant (GA) position will be the primary support for a full time Residence Life Coordinator staff member.  GAs will help to oversee multiple buildings on the Simmons Residence Campus, housing around 350 students and between 8-12 RAs.

Graduate Assistants serve in the professional staff on-call rotation and serve on committees for the Office of Residence Life.  GAs will work approximately 20 hours a week (not including duty), including 12 hours designated office hours per week.  Compensation includes $13 an hour (up to $5,000 per year) plus a furnished apartment and an on-campus meal plan during the academic year valued at $16,000.

Minimum Qualifications: Ability to interact effectively with students from diverse backgrounds.  A commitment to a multicultural education and an understanding of the value of a women-centered college experience.  Enrollment in a graduate program at Simmons College or enrollment as an undergraduate Dix Scholar.  Course load and other outside commitments must be appropriate to the time demands of the position.  GAs must also meet their academic obligations successfully, maintaining good standing in their graduate program.  Students must be in good standing with the college.

Preferred Qualifications: Prior Residence Life and/or Student Life experience.

APPLY ONLINE

For more information about the 2017-2018 position, and to apply, please visit our online job description. The priority application deadline is Wednesday, June 14, 2017.

Graduate and Dix Housing Availability

Due to an increase of students in our incoming class there is no on-campus housing available for graduate students. 

Costs and Fees

For a complete listing of costs and fees on campus for the upcoming academic year, visit the Student Financial Services website.

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Due to an increase in 1st year classes there is no on-campus housing available for graduate students. 

FAQ Graduate and Dix Scholar Housing for Returning Students
Due to an increase in 1st year classes there is no on-campus housing available for graduate students.