We are excited about your interest in working in Residence Life at the University of South Carolina! Conveniently located in the heart of South Carolina, the Columbia campus pro¬vides professionals and their guests with easy access to the mountains and the coast. The capital city of Columbia provides you with diverse opportunities including cultural, recreational, dining and shopping all within a fifteen minute drive from campus.
The unique opportunities provided by working for the University of South Carolina include hand-in-hand collaboration on a daily basis with faculty, staff and students at a major institution of higher learning. Residence Life professionals at the University of South Carolina regularly participate in national, regional and state conferences and hosting colleagues from across the country to connect and develop personally and professionally.
Our department strongly believes that our staff members should be educators and innovators and should always keep the students’ development at the forefront of our decision making. Therefore, community programs and strategies within the halls are focused on three educational priorities: Academic Progress, Awareness of Self and Awareness of Others.
Continually ranked by US News and World Report, the University of South Carolina residential learning initiatives provide you the opportunity to work in an environment that connects the residential and personal development of the student with the in classroom experience.
Residence Life professionals that call Carolina Home commit to three years of development and work within the residence halls on the University of South Carolina campus. We believe that this allows you to become immersed within the learning communities you work with and allows for enriching personal experiences that will allow you to connect and grow professionally.
In the pages to follow, you will find additional information regarding University Housing, positions available, benefits, and more.