Join our Team by becoming a Community Assistant!

The Community Assistant position is the premier leadership development opportunity on the Island! Our CAs are student staff members who play an essential role in residential community development and Islander Housing operations. Being a CA is a great opportunity to develop and practice critical skills that include community engagement and support, communication, problem solving, event planning, facilities management, and more. 

Community Assistant Recruitment  

The CA recruitment and application process typically begins in October (Fall Semester) and February (Spring Semester). Find and apply for this position in Handshake by searching for “Community Assistant-Islander Housing.

Compensation/ Benefits 

  • Pay Rate - $10/hour
  • Reduced Rent Rate - $500.00/ month
  • Meal Plan Scholarship
  • Professional development opportunities and mentorship throughout the year


  • The desire to become a student leader on campus and positively affect the residential experience of Islanders 
  • Maintain a TAMU-CC minimum 2.5 GPA 
  • Ability to live on-site at either Miramar or Momentum 
  • Be in good standing with the university in terms of student conduct concerns