Residence Director Position

The Residence Director is a full-time professional required to live-in an assigned on-campus apartment. Residence Directors are responsible for implementation of departmental community development for residents in assigned are to achieve goals of student learning, engagement, achievement, and persistence, and success.

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Requirements for application: BA/BS from an accredited institution and knowledge of housing operations on a college/university campus. Masters Degree preferred.


Residence Directors Recieve: 

  • A 2-bedroom partially furnished apartment
  • Competitive salary
  • Health & dental insurance 
  • Retirement plan 
  • Paid holidays, vacation & sick time 

About UMD

Originally founded in 1895, the University of Minnesota Duluth is a regional comprehensive university. Our nearly 10,000 undergraduate students choose from educational opportunities that include 86 majors and 76 minors within five collegiate units. top Midwestern, regional universities in U.S. News and World Report's "America's Best Colleges" issue. Providing an alternative to both large research universities and small liberal arts colleges, UMD attracts students looking for a personalized learning experience on a medium-sized campus of a major university. UMD consistently ranks among the

About Duluth

Duluth sits on the shores of Lake Superior in Northern Minnesota and has a population over 85,000. The metropolitan area is the second-largest in Minnesota, after the Twin Cities. Duluth is the western-most seaport, with access to the Atlantic Ocean. Duluth was recently ranked as the #1 Best Town by Outside Magazine. Duluth offers outdoors enthusiasts year-round activities. Activities include mountain biking, hiking, boating, and fishing in the summer months to crosscountry and downhill skiing, snowboarding, skating, and ice fishing in the winter months.