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Apply now for Desk Assistant position

Thursday, May 27, 2021

Now accepting applications 

Student Housing Desk Assistant/Night Desk Assistant. Any incoming or current resident is invited to apply for the position of desk assistant for the 2021-22 school year.

Duties include answering the telephone, answering questions, checking-out hall equipment, issuing keys, distributing mail and packages, responding to emergencies, security and building safety duties, and more. Positions close Aug. 5.

Apply here for Desk Assistant - employment.ku.edu/student/19262BR. There is a pay differential for the Night Desk Assistant position. Apply here: employment.ku.edu/student/19263BR


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