Student Affairs

Apply to be a Residence Life Staff Member

The Office of Student Affairs strives to make MVC a welcoming living/learning community. Our residence halls, houses, and apartments are an essential piece of this effort and are at the core of campus life. Helping guide these communities are trained student leaders; Resident Assistant (RA) and Hall Directors (HD) serve as their points of contact, community builders, mediators, programmers, policy enforcers, and much more!

Those wishing to expand their skill base and contribute to the MVC community should consider applying for one of these positions.

For more information contact
Brett Fuchs, Director of Housing & Resident Life


Resident Assistant
The Resident Assistant (RA) is an integral member of the Missouri Valley College Housing & Residence Life program and the Office of Student Affairs. These para-professional staff members foster and maintain a welcoming living/learning community on-campus; the Resident Assistantís primary role is to develop a community that encourages academic excellence, individual growth, and social development. RAs have a number of administrative responsibilities, including serving on-duty for assigned areas, enforcing College policies, mediating conflicts, and mentoring peers. Resident Assistants need to be adaptable, dedicated, flexible, enthusiastic, and responsible.

RA Application for 2014-2015 Academic Year


Hall Director

The Hall Director (HD) is an integral member of the Missouri Valley College Housing & Residence Life program and the Office of Student Affairs. These para-professional staff members foster and maintain a welcoming living/learning community on-campus; the Hall Director is charged with implementing and overseeing a residential community that encourages academic excellence, individual growth, and social development. Hall Directors are expected to maintain high visibility in their assigned residential community. HDs supervise a Resident Assistant (RA) staff varying in size from two to eight staff members. Hall Directors have a number of additional administrative responsibilities, including serving on-duty for assigned areas, enforcing College policies, mediating conflicts, and mentoring peers. Hall Directors need to be adaptable, dedicated, flexible, enthusiastic, and responsible. HDs must also have the experience or transferrable needed to be an effective supervisor.

HD Application for 2014-2015 Academic Year