Residential Assistants, Peer Counselors Needed for Summer Upward Bound Program

A&M-Commerce’s TRiO Upward Bound Pre-Collegiate Program is hiring a residential assistant and peer counselors for the Summer I term. Upward Board offers under-represented high school students access to higher education and assists them with academic preparation through instruction in a college environment.

Among other tasks, the residential assistant (RA) will oversee day-to-day operations in the residence hall, supervise the peer counselor staff, plan residential activities and monitor the academic progress of students in the program. Peer counselors will supervise students and engage them in academic and social activities. Individuals in these positions will serve as live-in mentors. Room and board fees will be covered. More information about the RA and peer counselor positions are available.

If you are interested in applying for one of these positions with Upward Bound, please visit the TRiO office in Halladay Student Services Building room 301. The application deadline is Friday, Feb. 28.