Residence Education

Community Assistant (CA)

HFS is committed to supporting and simplifying the lives of graduate students. The Community Assistant (CA) position is a live-in position within Residential Life that serves the graduate and professional student community at Mercer Court Apartments. Under the direct supervision of professional staff, the CA is responsible for referring residents to campus and community resources, facilitating opportunities for social and professional connections, and supporting a safe and inclusive community for residents to pursue their academic and professional goals.


The application opens early March of each year, with a priority application deadline of April 1. Successful candidates will be invited to interview and hiring decisions will be made in mid-May with an early September start date.

Position Information

Check out our brochure for more information: Grad CA Brochure 2018

Contact Us

For more information about the CA position, the selection process or application, please contact the Area Director for Apartment Life, Jessica Rashid, at