Residence Director Search Information

Thank you for your interest in the Residence Director position at Shippensburg University! This website should provide you with information regarding the position, the residence life department, and an application concerning the position here at Shippensburg University.

Residence Director Timeline

Position announced October, 2017

Review of resumes begins January 19, 2018

On-campus interviews conducted February, 2018

Positions offered March, 2018

Anticipated start date May, 2018

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Whether you are continuing your education or coming back to graduate school, becoming a residence director at SHIP will give you the experience and training to be successful in the student affairs field.

Residence directors are also part-time graduate students in the University's School of Graduate Studies. Preference is given to those students enrolled in the Department of Counseling, specifically in the College Student Personnel, as well as the Organizational Development and Leadership Program. This is a separate selection process. Visit the Department of Counseling Website and the ODL Program Website for more information.

Please contact us if you have any further questions or concerns.
Good luck!

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