Mississippi Valley State University

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June 06, 2013

Director of Residential Life/Student Housing







Student Services   



Director of Residential Life 






Full Time



Commensurate with experience and qualifications


Position Available:



Job Description:


Provides assignment of on-campus housing for residential students; evaluates and assesses University housing occupancy, retention, and projection trends; oversees the residential facilities to maintain a safe, secure, and healthy living environment; coordinate the development and implementation of the room assignment/contract process; develop and implement extracurricular programs and activities to promote total development of residence hall students; actively support residential learning communities; coordinates the judicial process, education and social programming for all residence halls


Qualifications Required :

Master’s Degree; preferably in Student Affairs, Higher Education Administration, College Student Personnel, or a related field; five (5) years of professional experience in Residential Life; experience working with Banner Information System is preferred; demonstrated experience in implementing programs and services that support student development and retention; familiarity with living learning communities; experience working in a diverse environment is highly desirable; must live on campus with on-call responsibilites which requires some evening and weekend hours 


Application Deadline:

Open Until Filled


Application Procedure:

Please send application, resume, official transcript and three letters of professional recommendation to:


Mississippi Valley State University

Department of Human Resources

MVSU 7260

14000 Highway 82 West

Itta Bena, MS 38941


Mississippi Valley State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer