Desk Assistant

The Residence Life desk assistant (DA) position consists of working the 24-hour information and security desk in the residence halls. General work responsibilities include facilitating the guest check-in/check-out policy, answering the phone and other customer service duties.

To be considered for the desk assistant position, students must have a Southern Miss cumulative GPA of at least a 2.0, be enrolled full-time at Southern Miss and be in good standing with the university.

Click here to review the desk assistant job description (printable PDF)


We are accepting applications for Fall 2014/Spring 2015 Desk Assistant positions.

To apply, you MUST submit the online application below, along with one professional reference form no later than 5 p.m. on Monday, March 3. *Reference forms from family members and/or friends will NOT be accepted.


*Please do not contact us to inquire about the status of your application.