Conference Assistants

Become a Conference Assistant

The Conference Assistant (CA) is a student staff member of Housing and Residential Life who assumes responsibilities in residence halls in maintaining a welcoming and inclusive environment for visiting camps and conferences.

Applications for Conference Assistants are currently closed. 

Check back in January 2024 for updates on the next application cycle!

conference assistants

Job Information

Major Duties

Assisting event groups with Check in/out
Covering desk shifts in halls
Being on call to support event groups
Supporting professional staff as needed


Paid $800 Bi-Weekly
Working 40 hours a week

Prefered Qualifications

Previously Lived on campus at Texas State University

Previous experience as a Residence Assistant, Orientation Leader, or Cat Camp Counselor

Job Perks

On campus housing and meal plan

Spending your summer in San Marcos


Required Qualifications

  • Must currently be enrolled at Texas State with a minimum overall GPA of 2.25
  • Must be enrolled for Fall 2024 courses at Texas State University
  • Must be available to work the Conference Season (Dates Pending check back in January for updates!)
    • If you are a confirmed Resident Assistant for Fall 2024, you will be allowed to work until your RA training starts in late July and transition roles
  • Must live on campus for the duration of position
  • May not hold an additional job on campus (Fall 2024 RAs are permitted)
  • Must be in good academic and disciplinary standing with the University