Office of Student Life

Involved Living

R-LEAD Student Coordinator

The 2024 R-LEAD Student Coordinator application is now CLOSED 

The R-LEAD Student Coordinator will spend the summer months (May – August) helping to plan and implement all aspects of the Residential Leadership (R-LEAD)?early engagement program while also serving on a departmental committee focused on student leadership and development. This position will lead the entire R-LEAD program including peer mentors and program participants throughout the R-LEAD experience. Summer months will include a handful of weekly meetings including working with the planning team, attending and contributing to departmental committee initiatives, individual meetings with their supervisor, and working on tasks to prepare for the Residential Leadership program. The summer office location will be in Bowen House (2125 N High St, Columbus, OH 43210) in the Base Camp event space area where team members will work in close proximity throughout the summer with some flexibility for remote work as well. 

This role will also do the following: 

  • Recruit, train, and supervise Peer Mentor with a focus on leadership development 
  • Network with university constituents that play an active role in the program
  • Work on other leadership related projects throughout the summer.
  • Create an evaluation process to measure successes and challenges of the overall R-LEAD experience

2024 Dates of Appointment: Monday May 13, 2024 - Saturday August 17, 2024

Housing and Residence Education is looking for a fantastic student leader to serve as the R-LEAD Chair for the 2022 R-LEAD Program. This position offers the opportunity to demonstrate and further develop outstanding leadership skills and help develop the R-LEAD program to serve incoming first-year students. This is a paid position (20 hours/week) and the R-LEAD Chair selected will work for Housing and Residence Education over the summer months with two graduate R-LEAD coordinators and the Leadership & Involvement Specialist. This position may have additional opportunity for compensation in the form of campus housing between May and July.

2024-2025 Resident Advisors are not eligible to serve in this position.


  • Must bea current full-time undergraduatestudentin academicOSU coursework (Does not need to take classes over the summer). 

  • Must be in good standing at the university. 


  • Previous experience with the Residential Leadership (R-LEAD) program.