Assistant Complex Director

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Responsibilities: As a senior member of the residence life staff, Assistant Complex Directors are involved in the daily management of residential areas housing between 500 and 900 residents.

  • Supervise and evaluate resident assistants
  • Foster an environment conducive to academic success
  • Facilitate execution of department residential curriculum and/or community development plan
  • Facilitate development of program initiatives
  • Develop mentoring relationships with students
  • Participate in student conduct process as hearing officer
  • Respond to student crises and other emergencies

Complex-specific Duties

  • Facility management
  • Occupancy management
  • Advising
  • Budgeting
  • Collaboration with faculty and staff partners in residential learning communities


  • In-state tuition rate for higher education administration program
  • $16,250 for the academic year (paid biweekly for 22 payroll periods)
  • Receive financial support to attend one regional conference
  • Furnished apartment plus cable and utilities
  • Full dining plan when dining centers are in operation

More than $200,000 in annual scholarships to returning residents
Academic success: More than 94 percent of first-time, full-time freshmen in student housing enroll for the next semester
5,100 residents choose student housing each year
Residence hall rates are almost $2,000 less per year than the national average for public schools
— College Board
$4 million alumni gift funded Krehbiel Scholarship Hall
Options include suites, private bedroom with shared bath, two-person rooms, scholarship halls, and apartments
Oswald and Self residence halls opened in 2015
One bill covers all costs: room, food, utilities, and wireless Internet
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities